Yearly Archives: 2024

Physician, Heal Thyself

Wednesday March 20, 2024 7:00pm

Gabor Maté, physician and author of best-selling books In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts and When the Body Says No, is one of Canada’s most celebrated intellectuals. Known for his work on addiction, trauma, and harm reduction, in Physician, Heal Thyself Maté offers a rare glimpse into his personal life…Maté’s reflections remind us that healing, emotional growth, and self-acceptance are a continual process, even for those who have achieved outward success. Post-screening discussion with Dr. Gabor Maté and director Asher Penn.

The Eternal Memory (La memoria infinita)

Wednesday February 21, 2024 7:00 pm

Oscar-nominated director Maite Alberdi builds on her impressive oeuvre with The Eternal Memory, her most celebrated work to date. Filmed over several years, Alberdi’s tender portrait captures couple Augusto Góngora and Paulina Urrutia as they cope with the progression of Augusto’s Alzheimer’s disease. Post-screening discussion with Dr. Benjamin Bryce and Dr. Elisabeth Drance.