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This short documentary explores the growing threat of gentrification and the rise in anti-Asian racism that Montreal's Chinatown and Asian community has been facing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cinéma Banque Scotia Montréal, 977 rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest, Montréal, Sat Oct 02 2021, at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

https://happeningnext.com/event/saving-chinatown-the-rise-of-the-dragons-%E6%8B%AF%E6%95%91%E5%94%90%E4%BA%BA%E8%A1%97%E2%80%94%E9%BE%99%E7%9A%84%E4%BC%A0%E4%BA%BA-eid4snsplv6j0i

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Films - Absolutely Canadian Series on CBC:

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/community/absolutely-canadian-quebec-2021-1.6088222

Tonight at 7:00PM, watch “Beyond Bollywood”. Montreal-based Filmmaker Rahila Bootwala left India as a young woman, wanting to work in film but feeling disconnected from an industry dominated by men and beholden to their fantasies. In Beyond Bollywood, Rahila goes back to confront her past and to meet with the women who are reshaping the industry and challenging its stereotypes.

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Music at the movies:

The FILMharmonic Orchestra, including 35 professional musicians, presents an exciting program under the direction of talented young conductor Francis Choinière. The ensemble is well-known at Place des Arts for its performances of iconic film music as well as popular classical repertoire.

Today, October 2, at 4:00PM and 7:30PM at Maison symphonique. Online as of October 9, 2021.

https://placedesarts.com/en/event/music-movies

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The classic novel Maria Chapdelaine tells the story of a family living in the Quebec wilderness. It's a love story but as the producer tells us, it also shows how tough life was in pioneering times.

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-78-all-in-a-weekend/clip/15868595-maria-chapdelaine-returns-big-screen

See the movie: https://mariachapdelaine.com/en/

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