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Urban love story and Islamic radicalization films are at Reel North March 6

Urban love story and Islamic radicalization films are at Reel North March 6

The Reel North Film Festival Basement Bijou double feature at the Thompson Public Library March 6 opens with director Charles Officer's first dramatic feature film Nurse. Fighter. Boy. Doors at 7 p.m. with screening at 7:30 p.m.

Musician John Wort Hannam at Home Routes March 13

Alberta's John Wort Hannam is next up on Thompson's Home Routes music circuit March 13. Tickets are $15 per person. Hannam is from the prairies of southern Alberta and has been compared to Gordon Lightfoot, James Keelaghan and John Prine.
Heritage North Museum displays Japanese culture

Heritage North Museum displays Japanese culture

The Heritage North Museum has long been the place to go in Thompson for delving into the history of Northern Manitoba.
Tempting Providence: Newfoundland play arrives Feb. 28 as a stop on MTC's annual tour

Tempting Providence: Newfoundland play arrives Feb. 28 as a stop on MTC's annual tour

The Manitoba Theatre Centre (MTC), based in Winnipeg, will wrap up the City of Thompson's Concert Series for 2009-10 on Feb. 28 during their 2010 regional tour of Robert Chafe's 2002 play Tempting Providence.

HOTCHA! Some 'gritty guitar, wailing harmonica' in store for Home Routes Feb. 12

Toronto's HOTCHA!, with Beverly Kreller on vocals, bodhran, accordion, guitar, kazoo, mouth trumpet, spoons and Howard Druckman on vocals, guitar, slide and harmonica, will be here Feb. 12 for the Home Routes Concert Tour Thompson stop.

Reel North's Saturday night double feature back Feb. 13 with Empties and (500) Days of Summer

Reel North, in partnership with the Thompson Public Library, is back in the Basement Bijou Room of the Thompson Public Library Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. with the Czech double featureEmpties and (500) Days of Summer.
Teresa Burrows' The Sul(fur) Queen on exhibit in Vancouver during Winter Olympics

Teresa Burrows' The Sul(fur) Queen on exhibit in Vancouver during Winter Olympics

Thompson artist Teresa Burrows' The Sul(fur) Queen, which was exhibited at the Cheongju International Craft Biennale in South Korea last fall, has been chosen to continue touring with the Selected Works of Unity & Diversity.
Reel North offers Waltz with Bashir for its second documentary night Jan. 26

Reel North offers Waltz with Bashir for its second documentary night Jan. 26

The Reel North Film Festival and the Basement Bijou at the Thompson Public Library are showing Waltz with Bashir for their second documentary Tuesday night movie night Jan. 25. Show time is 7 p.m.
Reel North kicks off Basement Bijou monthly Saturday night films Jan. 9

Reel North kicks off Basement Bijou monthly Saturday night films Jan. 9

Reel North, in partnership with the Thompson Public Library, will be kicking off its Basement Bijou monthly Saturday night films Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. with the double feature C.R.A.Z.Y. and Taking Woodstock.

Food Inc., Reel North's first 'documentary night' pick, gets nominated for an Oscar

Food, Inc., the 94-minute documentary about the U.S. food industry that Reel North used to kick off its documentary film nights Nov.
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