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CONTEMPORARY COLOR

Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema

This Film Should Be Played Loud: See new, classic and rare concert films on the big screen.

In 2015, legendary musician David Byrne (Talking Heads) masterminded a mesmerizing spectacle as an ode to Color Guard, an art form of synchronized dance with rifles, sabers and flags. Contemporary Color puts you in a front row seat at this once-in-a-lifetime event of music, movement and visual splendour. Featuring artists such as St. Vincent, Nelly Furtado, Ad-Rock, How To Dress Well and Ira Glass paired with Color Guard teams from across North America, the performances are captured with dazzling award-winning cinematography that feels like choreography in its own right. Contemporary Color is a powerful celebration of talent and creativity at its highest level. 

Arrive early and enjoy some pre-show tunes with the global phenomenon DJ Chris MaGee. 

8:30 PM: Doors Open 
9:30 PM: Screening

Sponsored by Mill Street Brewery.

Details: http://ow.ly/4avN309WsjQ

Date: 
May 12, 2017 9:30pm
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Event Details: 
http://ow.ly/4avN309WsjQ