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Monthly Film Screening


Throughout 2018 as part of our ‘Landless Band’ Project, the last Sunday in every month Eastern Edge will be hosting an Indigenous film screening. Join us on January 28, 2018 for: Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance Directed by: Alanis Obomsawin ”Delve into the action of an age-old struggle as Alanis Obomsawin spends 78 tense days… Read More

From Standing Rock to NL: Towards a better energy future


Sunday at 2 PM – 4 PM As resistance to mega-energy is growing across the U.S. and Canada, many of us here in St. John’s want to support these efforts and work towards better solutions, but wonder where do we start? What can we do in the midst of our hectic-feeling lives? This session is… Read More

Cinema Politica Screening: ‘A Right to Eat’


A Right to Eat March 16, 7 PM – 9 PM Join Cinema Politica St. John’s and Food First NL for a screening of A RIGHT TO EAT (2015), directed by Janelle Wookey and Jeremy Wookey. Admission is free or by donation – everyone is welcome! A RIGHT TO EAT offers a deeply intimate look… Read More

Honouring Artist Annie Pootoogook


Honouring Artist Annie Pootoogook A pop-up screening of the film Annie Pootoogook (2006) and fundraiser (proceeds to the St. John’s Native Friendship Centre) Co-sponsored by VANL-CARFAC and Eastern Edge Gallery Inuk artist Annie Pootoogook passed away on September 19, 2016 in Ottawa, Ontario. She was a bright light and important figure in Canadian contemporary art… Read More