MISS REPRESENTATION Season 11 Finale & Fundraiser with Bridges for Women, May 14, 2014

This post published on March 14, 2014

Read through the Storify archive of the event here! Includes photos, post-screening discussion video, tweets, links and more! We are excited to announce our Season […]

MY PRAIRIE HOME explores Gender Identity, Wednesday March 26, 2014

This post published on February 12, 2014

 POST-EVENT update This was a fabulous event! We had 2 full houses in Calgary and Victoria, a Twitter reach of 75,000 and a very rich […]

January 29 ISLAND GREEN Connects the Docs!

This post published on January 8, 2014

We are thrilled to present Connecting the Docs, the first in an innovative multi-city hybrid cinema series in partnership with the Canada Media Fund. Read […]

BREAKING NEWS: Canada Media Fund support for OPEN CINEMA’s Connecting the Docs

This post published on January 6, 2014

Happy New Year! 2014 is off to a great start, with some exciting breaking news! Canada Media Fund partners with OPEN CINEMA! We are absolutely […]

Season Ten Finale & Fundraiser April 24: Elemental with Sierra Club BC.

This post published on March 11, 2013

In celebration of Earth Day, we are thrilled to be presenting the Victoria premiere of this beautiful film, ELEMENTAL in partnership with Sierra Club BC! […]

BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!: The Price of Free Speech March 20th, 2013

This post published on February 6, 2013

Don’t miss this thrilling documentary… The true story about a Swedish filmmaker and a banana corporation. Dirty tricks, lawsuits, manipulation and the price of free […]

A Cinematic Hybrid Event: Occupy Love, Occupy Twitter

This post published on December 13, 2012

At last week’s Victoria premiere of OCCUPY LOVE, we took our innovative hybrid event model to town! Not only did the upbeat standing-room only crowd […]

IN ORGANIC WE TRUST with Carolyn Herriot on Wednesday, January 23, 2013

This post published on December 8, 2012

We’re kicking off the new year with the next installment of our ‘Cinema in Season’ series, in collaboration with FoodRoots and supported by Vancity!

OCCUPY LOVE Victoria Premiere 7pm December 5th, 2012!

This post published on October 15, 2012

We are very honoured to host the Victoria Premiere of Velcrow Ripper’s new documentary ‘OCCUPY LOVE’ on Wednesday December 5th, 2012! Advance tickets are selling […]

OPEN CINEMA celebrates 10 successful seasons! Birthday cake, gifts, awesome feedback and a hybrid event

This post published on October 9, 2012

OPEN CINEMA Season 10 kicked off to an awesome start on October 3, 2012 – it was quite the birthday party with gifts, a Canadian […]