SIFF Cinema presents year-round film going experiences, including the best feature films and one of a kind special events.
Director Francesco Munzi scheduled to attend
A former narcotics trafficker now living peaceably in the rugged, dry hills of a small Calabrian village is drawn back into his family’s drug-trade dynasty by his impetuous teenage son, in this darkly elegant Godfather-like drama.
An Algerian immigrant takes over a Canadian classroom and experiences the power and challenges of educating in today's society. While struggling with his own immigration issues, he fights to educate the students in a manner that challenges the status quo. Following the screening will be a discussion of the variety of challenges facing teachers in our modern classroom, exploring any ways that public and parents can be more aware and involved in the educational system.