NXNE Film is your opportunity to grab some popcorn and take in World and Canadian premieres, personal stories from music icons, seriously funny flicks, and more. We screen 30 films at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema, and also run various projections and installations throughout the city. Just pick up your NXNE Platinum Badge OR Film Wristband for as much Film as you can handle.
The 20th annual NXNE runs June 13-22, 2014; Film kicks off the festival June 13-15.
NXNE Film screens documentaries, shorts, animations, and feature films – anything in which music is front and centre. NXNE Film celebrates its 14th year as a unique, boutique gem with over 30 music-themed films from around the world. Expect indie docs and concert classics; punk, country, and classical; and cinema from all over the world. NXNE Film’s programming is never predictable and always fascinating.
NXNE Film has screened fan favourites like BB King – The Life of Riley, FILMAGE: The Story of DESCENDENTS/ALL, My Father and the Man in Black, Slaughter Nick for President, Ages and Stages: The Story of the Meligrove Band, Mistaken for Strangers, Irvine Welsh’s Ecstasy, What Did You Expect? The Archers of Loaf at Cat’s Cradle, All Out War, The Global Groove Network, Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison, Better Than Something: Jay Reatard, The Ballad of Hugh, Stones in Exile, Color Me Obsessed, This Movie is Broken, The Last Pogo, Nick Drake: A Skin Too Few, Son of Satan, The Rocker, Mutual Appreciation, Everyone Stares, and Blank Generation.
Photo by Fred Atangan.