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As part of the Cinéma sous les étoiles tour, Funambules Médias and HI Canada are presenting two documentaries that will be screened outdoors.

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Cinéma sous les étoiles is an outdoor social and political documentary film festival, entirely free of charge and open to all. This major event takes place every year in many parks and outdoor venues throughout Montreal and surrounding areas. The public can thus discover free of charge quality works on local and international current events in the heart of their neighbourhood.

HI Canada has decided to join this initiative to present documentaries on issues related to its mission to Quebec and Montreal audiences. For this 2019 edition, HI will co-present:


DESTIERROS, a film by HUBERT CARON-GUAY
Friday, 26 July 2019, 21:00, Parc St-Viateur

Complete file: cinemasouslesetoiles.org/destierros/
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/241039680

Destierros is an immersive journey alongside migrants from Central America that immortalizes the stories of men and women haunted by their past and conscious of making the crossing of the last chance.


THIS IS CONGO, a film by DANIEL MACCABE
Fraiday, 9 August 2019, 21:00, Parc Saint-Viateur

Complete file: cinemasouslesetoiles.org/this-is-congo/
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/290925030

This is Congo takes us along the lines of the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where more than five million people have died as a result of political instability and the impoverishment of the Congolese people over the past two decades.

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