The actor discusses taking on the role of a controversial figure whose story is still fresh, and far from over.
* The Phi Centre screens the Apu trilogy
* Debbie Tebbs launches Re-Up! at Divan Orange
* Art Battle Quebec championships at le Belmont
* Nuits d’Afrique festival kicks off with Zebda at Metropolis
* Outdoor screenings of Pinball Summer and Citizenfour
* Take-Back Tuesdays at Maison Sociale
Our critics review films about whistleblowing, the dark side of small-town USA, prison life and local music screening at the documentary festival this week.
* Station 16 #NYCmeetsMTL group show vernissage
* The inaugural edition of Les Soirées Madame Éphémère
* The HTMlles Festival presents In Between Yesterday and Tomorrow Was Us
* Timothy George Kelly’s MTL music doc A City Is an Island premieres at RIDM + POP Montreal afterparty
* Also at RIDM, Laura Poitras’s Edward Snowden doc Citizenfour
Recontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal presents movies on a huge range of subjects, Nov. 12–23. See our highlights here.