Price: Festival Pass | $10 General, $8 Students & Seniors, $6 Members Location: Cinematheque (100 Arthur Street)
Friday, November 4 / 7 pm
Directed by Noam Gonick
2014, Canada, 90 min
Introduced by Noam Gonick.
Leading up to the Olympics in Sochi, a law banning ‘propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations to minors’ was passed in Russia. Gay Olympians were confronted with a tough decision: whether to protest in defense of their Russian comrades or compete in silence. Featuring world medalist Johnny Weir, Billie Jean King, Greg Louganis, Martina Navratilova, Simona Meiler and others.
A Tennis Story / Dir. Tyson Caron, 2015, Canada, 13 min / K Dog and The Douglas have been tennis partners for over 30 years. Now in their 70s, every game could be their last.