seasons

Imagine! Festival of Ideas and Politics

The Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas & Politics, returns for its 9th annual outing with over 130 mostly free events, including a season of films about the unseen political, social and environmental aspects of Canadian society.

Imagine! Festival: Beans

Inspired by true events, Beans follows a Mohawk girl on the cusp of adolescence who must grow up fast and become her own kind of warrior during the armed stand-off known as the 1990 Oka Crisis.
23 March 2023
more info

Imagine! Festival: Drunken Birds

Canada's entry for Best International Feature Film at the 2022 Oscars, Drunken Birds is a complex look at the relationship between the exploiters and the exploited on a farm in Quebec.
25 March 2023
more info

Imagine! Festival: The Magnitude of All Things

The Magnitude of All Things  draws intimate parallels between the experiences of grief - both personal and planetary - as stories from the frontlines of climate change merge with recollections from Sundance award-winning filmmaker Jennifer Abbott's childhood on Ontario’s Georgian Bay.
26 March 2023
more info