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 KDocs 2018 Festival Lineup

KDocs 2018 Festival Lineup

For detailed library resources for each of these films, please visit KPU's Coast Capital Library KDocs Library Resources Page

 

KDOCS 2018: SCHEDULE
Purchase Tickets**

Festival Program

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** All ticket holders must have a $2 annual Vancity Theatre membership

 

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Special Opening Night: Opening Night includes (1) a Gala Reception (drink ticket + appetizers) in the theatre's atrium (4:30 pm), a Keynote Address (5:15), and the triple-feature of The Caretakers, How to Stop a Pipeline, and To the Ends of the Earth. This event is $10. After To the Ends of the Earth, we will show (2) Modified (8:15 pm). This event is $5. Guests who want to attend both The Caretakers/How to Stop a Pipeline/To the Ends of the Earth and Modified can buy a combination ticket for $12.

4:30-5:15 Doors Open / Welcome Reception

5:15-5:25 KDocs Welcome

5:25-5:45 First Nations Welcome: Lekeyten

5:45-6:00 Keynote address: Gordon Laxer 

6:00-8:00 The Caretakers (39m) [Director David Goldberg in attendance] / How to Stop a Pipeline (28m) / To the Ends of the Earth (55m)

     8:00-8:15 Break

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8:15-8:25 Keynote Address: Aube Giroux, Director

8:25-9:50 Modified (1hr26m)

     9:50 Adjournment

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Friday, February 16, 2018

11:45-11:50 Welcome

11:50-12:00 Keynote address: Caily DiPuma 

12:00-1:30 Solitary (1hr30m) [Director Kristi Jacobson in attendance]

1:30-2:15 Panel

     2:15-2:45 Break

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2:45-2:50 Welcome

2:50-3:00 Keynote address: Stephanie Farrior 

3:00-4:15 Death by Design (1hr13m) [Director Sue Williams in attendance] [RATED FOR YOUTH]

4:15-5:00 Panel

     5:00-5:30 Break

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5:30-5:35 Welcome

5:35-5:45 Keynote address: Jean Swanson 

5:45-7:00 Vancouver: No Fixed Address (1hr15m) [Director Charles Wilkinson in attendance] [RATED FOR YOUTH]

7:00 – 7:45 Panel

     7:45-8:15 Break

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8:15-8:20 Welcome

8:20-8:30 Keynote address: Arjun Chowdhury 

8:30-10:10 Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS (1hr39m)

     10:10 Adjournment

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Saturday, February 17, 2018

11:45-11:50 Welcome

11:50-12:00 First Nations Welcome Song

12:00-12:10 Keynote address: Raven Sinclair 

12:10-1:30 Birth of a Family (1hr19m) [Director Tasha Hubbard in attendance] [RATED FOR YOUTH]

1:30-2:15 Panel

     2:15-2:45 Break

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2:45-2:50 Welcome

2:50-3:00 Keynote address: Cicely Blain and Harsha Walia 

3:00-4:15 Generation Revolution (1hr14m) [RATED FOR YOUTH]

4:15-5:00 Panel

     5:00-5:30 Break

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5:30-5:35 Welcome

5:35-5:45 Keynote address: Andrew Feinstein 

5:45-7:15 Shadow World (1hr34m) [Director Johan Grimonprez in attendance]

7:15-8:00 Panel

     8:00-8:30 Break

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8:30-8:35 Welcome

8:35-8:45 Keynote address: Ronald Deibert 

8:45-10:15 Black Code (1hr30m) [RATED FOR YOUTH]

     10:15 Adjournment

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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Special Closing Night Ticket: Closing night includes a (1) Keynote Address (3:30 pm) and the film Workers Voices. This event is $5. After Workers Voices, we will show (2) Dolores (including a Keynote Address at 5:00 pm), followed by a panel discussion/Q&A, followed by a Gala Reception in the theatre's atrium (drink ticket + appetizers). This event is $10. Guests who want to attend both Workers Voices and Dolores can buy a combination ticket for $12.

3:30-3:35 Welcome

3:35-3:45 Keynote Address: Chaumtoli Huq, Director

3:45-4:45 Workers Voices (59m) [RATED FOR YOUTH]

     4:45-5:00 Break

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5:00-5:05 Welcome

5:05-5:15 Keynote Address: Pablo Godoy

5:15-6:50 Dolores (1hr35m) [RATED FOR YOUTH]

6:50-7:50 Panel

7:50-9:00 Reception