Montreal’s most exciting film fest runs from July 11 to Aug. 1.
* Morning Gloryville Kittyween party (early!)
* The Other Architect opens at CCA
* Digital Expozine talk at Atwater Library
* Hot Butter screens Phantom of the Paradise
* Chuggo hosts Hip Hop Trivia IV at Blue Dog
* Memphis all-female punk band Nots plays la Sala Rossa
Cool local bands are launching records, ’90s rock legends are coming to town, the best living soul singer plays Mile End & more.