A CELLO IN THE SUBWAY
Directed by Iven Tu
Saturday May 26th • 10:00am–4:30pm
Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space – The Commons at 401 Richmond St
We are proud to screen A Cello In The Subway, the film director Iven Tu created as part of the 2016 cycle of our Unsung Voices programme, as part of The Commons’ film & video screenings for the City of Toronto’s Doors Open, presented by Great Gulf. Chinese cellist Leo Zhang regularly performs in the TTC subway; he reveals the cross-cultural bond formed within his band in this documentary. The film & video screenings will be shown continuously on a loop in the Bachir/Yerex Presentation Space. Admission is free!
Also screening with Just Like You Do (dir: Alexandra Hickox, presented by Vtape); Wakening (dir: Danis Goulet, presented by imagineNATIVE); How to explain performance art to my teenage daughter (dir: Rachel Echenberg, presented by FADO Performance Art Centre); and The Mountain, Les Invisibles (dir: Amshi Chukki, presented by SAVAC).