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August 14, 2018
August 16, 2018
Three Days , Four Great Films Food Bank Fund Raiser
8/16 7:30 pm - 8/18 7:30 pm
Thursday August 16th, 730pm - THE LEISURE SEEKER
The film stars Academy Award® winner Helen Mirren and two-time Golden Globe-winner® Donald Sutherland as a
runaway couple going on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker, travelling from
Boston to The Ernest Hemingway Home in Key West. They recapture their passion for life and their love for each
other on a road trip that provides revelation and surprise right up to the very end.
Friday August 17th, 730pm - TULIPANI
In this wonderfully wooly tale about rediscovering one’s roots, a young Montrealer arrives in a small Italian village to
scatter her mother’s ashes, and finds herself embroiled in a bizarre series of family histories and feuds.
*Special Guest: Producer Don Carmody will introduce the film and stay for a Q&A at the end.
Saturday August 18th, 400pm – WHERE THE UNIVERSE SINGS
The Spiritual Journey of Lawren Harris. An intimate portrait of Canada’s most renowned artist, and the expansive
landscapes that inspired him. Co-founder and leader of the legendary Group of Seven, Harris has become the most
valued artist in Canadian history. His canvasses routinely sell at auction for several million dollars.
Saturday August 18th, 730pm - LONG TIME RUNNING
After frontman Gord Downie diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, Canadian rock band THE TRAGICALLY HIP goes on
one last cross-country tour that ends with a nationally televised concert. This is the story of that tour.
*Special Guest: Tragically Hip Manager Patrick Sambrook will introduce the film and stay for a Q&A at the end.
Event Pass $25. Individual Tickets $10. Patron Pass $100 (includes a $75 contribution to JLA initiatives and
Tickets online at: www.jlafilmfestival.ca. In person at Forest Glen Marina.
Cash Bar 600pm - 730pm each evening, Lions Club Food will be available, and The Silent Auction returns!
August 25, 2018
All Candidates Meeting
8/25 1:30 pm - 8/25 4:30 pm
North Kawartha Community Centre