- Thu, Jan 25, 2018
- In A Good Way - Film Screening
- X-Cues Cafe & Lounge
- 551 Sargent Ave, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Film maker Beth Azore presents a new 30 minute Documentary called "IN A GOOD WAY. Laughter As Medicine" which addresses the healing force of humour through the stories of three indigenous artists. Comedians FLORENCE SPENCE and PAUL RABLIAUSKAS are joined by pioneer TV producer/Musician SHINGOOSE in exploring the process of recovery from the residential school experience, and comedy's role in that recovery. Featuring brand new "stand up" material from a variety of shows as well as archival footage of the legendary CHARLIE HILL - the authentic laughs generated in this show flow from the perspective of a community whose representation in mainstream entertainment continues to broaden and brighten.
* available for viewing on the "Stories From Home" (BELL MTS) "watch on demand" platform soon *
ARTISTS IN ATTENDANCE :)
The program will be preceded by "NO JUSTICE NO PEACE, Black Lives Matter" a short film recorded at The Manitoba Legislative Building on the epic 2016 day that BLACK SPACE WINNIPEG organized a rally.
This event, hosted by MADEL MEDIA INC. in collaboration with music producer/artist PUCONA and X-Cues Lounge, is a celebration of the creative renaissance currently happening in Winnipeg, and our rising voices in the arts and media.
COME AROUND 6:30 for snacks, ping pong, billiards, casual networking, and easy grooves from DJ SILVER FOX.
VIDEO PRESENTATION STARTS AT 8pm!
AFTER 9 - STAY FOR MORE MUSIC AND DANCING with PUCONA and his extremely tight LIVE JAM ENSEMBLE.
ADMISSION FREE, ALL WELCOME.
Mature Content Warning
ABOUT THE VENUE: X-Cues Cafe and Lounge is centrally located at 551 Sargent Avenue. It serves excellent coffees, teas, and quality food! They are a licensed establishment with great prices on a variety of wines, ales, and cocktails.