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The Mosaic Institute Presents: Armenians and Turkey Through Film

Join us on Sunday, June 21, for an afternoon of programming that considers the historical and current relationship between Armenians and Turkey through the eyes of four distinct filmmakers. The Mosaic Institute presents films that touch on issues of group identity, collective memory and the unshakeable weight of history during this event at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema.

Curated by USC Dornsife's Institute of Armenian Studies

SUN, JUNE 21, 1:00 PM

Magician: The Astonishing Life and Work of Orson Welles

Nominee—Audience Choice Award, Chicago International Film Festival 2014 Official Selection, Telluride 2014

This illuminating portrait of the legendary Orson Welles and the enigma of his career as a Hollywood star, director and independent filmmaker includes clips from almost every existing Welles film and rarely-seen unfinished works.

FRI, JUNE 19 - 25, select dates and times.

The Great Museum

Winner—Caligari Film Award, Berlin International Film Festival 2014

With unprecedented access, enter the world of Vienna's Kunsthistorisches Museum, one of the most important art institutions in the world and home to works by Rembrandt, Diego Velasquez, Pieter Brueghel, Peter Paul Rubens and Caravaggio.

FRI, JUNE 26 - JULY 2, select dates and times.

The Muppet Movie & I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story

Join us for two special Annex Family Festival screenings on Sunday, June 14. Admission is free for those 16 and under (available on the day of the screening, at the Bloor box office).

THE MUPPET MOVIE
Nominee—Best Original Song and Best Original Song Score, Academy Awards 1980
After a fateful meeting with a big-time talent agent, Kermit the Frog heads for Hollywood dreaming of showbiz.

SUN, JUN 14, 1:00 PM

I AM BIG BIRD: THE CAROLL SPINNEY STORY
Hot Docs 2014 Top Ten Audience Favourite

The Wolfpack

Official Selection, Hot Docs 2015
Winner—Grand Jury Prize, Documentary, Sundance 2015
Winner—Candescent Award, Tribeca Film Festival 2015

Obsessively kept from the outside world by their father in a Manhattan apartment, six remarkable teenage brothers grow up inhabiting a world entirely shaped by movies, but newfound freedom offers a reality much different than what they imagined.

FRI, JUNE 12 - 18, select dates and times.

Dior and I

Winner—Documentary Special Jury Award, Seattle International Film Festival 2014
Nominee—Best Documentary Feature, Tribeca 2014

Dior is arguably the most influential fashion house in history, and for decades Christian Dior was the leading fashion designer in the world. Following his explosive films on Diana Vreeland and Valentino, director Frédéric Tcheng offers another masterful exploration of a towering fashion institution.

FRI, JUNE 12 - JULY 1, select dates and times.

Deli Man

“A crowd pleaser.” – The Washington Post

Enjoy more than 160 years of tradition served up by the Jewish deli owners, operators and fanatics who are keeping hot pastrami hot and a culinary must.

FRI, JUNE 19 - 29, select dates and times.

Zane Caplansky will participate in Q&As on Saturday, June 20, at 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 21, at 5:30 p.m. Deli food samplings will also be available at these two screenings.

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