CFE Film Series on Repression, Dissent, and Free Expression

CFE Film Series on Repression, Dissent, and Free Expression

Tuesday September 11, 2018 7:00pm

Ryerson University
Room 307, School of Image Arts
122 Bond St.
Toronto, Ontario

2018/2019 Screening Schedule:

The Centre for Free Expression, in conjunction with the Documentary Media Research Centre, is screening eight superb films dealing with repression, dissent and freedom of expression. All screenings are free and open to the public.


Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 7 pm

Harlan County, U.S.A.

Director: Barbara Koppel


Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 7 pm

The Lives of Others

Director: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck


Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 7 pm


Director: Oscar Schmitz


Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 7 pm


Director: Laura Poitras


Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Medium Cool

Director: Haskell Wexler


Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The Battle of Algiers

Director: Gillo Pontecorvo


Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance

Director: Alanis Obomsawin


Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

Director: Alison Klayman


All films will be at 7pm in Room 307, School of Image Arts, Ryerson University, 122 Bond Street 

These are free events and no registration is required.

Co-sponsored with the Documentary Media Research Centre at Ryerson University