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Huronia Museum Film Series brings festival calibre films to Midland movie goers.

Individual tickets are $10 each.  Six-Packs are $54 each.

All proceeds for ticket sales help to support Huronia Museum.

Showtimes are at 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm each Wednesday Night.
Films are shown at the Galaxy Theatre Midland

***Tickets and passes can be bought immediately before the film, at the theatre if they are still available. CASH OR CHEQUES ONLY*****

Tickets are available for purchase at the Huronia Museum with cash credit or debit until 3 p.m. on the date of the film.

Tickets and Six-Packs are available at our Online store at
http://www.shopmidland.com/HuroniaMuseum/?listing.action=products&catid=100032849

**Reminder to everyone on our email subscriber list-If you are not receiving our weekly emails, please check your spam / social folders.  Some email providers recognize the film emails as spam because they are messages sent out to a large group using an email service**

 

Here are some photos from the TIFF Film Summit:
https://flic.kr/s/aHsm4DgnHJ

The time has come and we finally have some information to share on our upcoming 2019/2020 film series!

As soon as we have more films confirmed and more dates confirmed we will post them.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2019 @ 4:30 & 7:30 – THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM
Director: John Chester
Featuring: John Chester, Molly Chester
Runtime: 91 minutess

Emmy Award–winning filmmaker John Chester and his wife, Molly, a culinary writer, trade city life to start their own farm on a stretch of depleted soil outside Los Angeles. Part of their inspiration is to offer a better life outdoors for their rescue dog, Todd. But they also want to live in better harmony with nature. Many of us hold similar dreams — but John and Molly put theirs into action. John chronicles their efforts for more than eight years in this sweeping epic about the creation of Apricot Lane Farms. New to the world of agriculture and farming, John and Molly enlist the help of Alan York, a plant, soil, and biodynamic consultant whose vision is to raise an array of crops and livestock. Alan cautions that it will take seven years before they fully realize their potential. During that time, they face mounting obstacles: coyotes, insects, bad weather, and disease, like a modern-day enactment of Little House on the Prairie. Most farmers would respond with pesticides, extermination, and concentration on a single crop, but, following their guide, John and Molly remain steadfast in their commitment to working with nature and not against it.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2019 @ 4:30 & 7:30 – THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON
Director: Tyler Nilson, Michael Schwartz
Cast: Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson, Zack Gottsagen
Runtime: 93 minutes

A modern Mark Twain style adventure story, THE PEANUT BUTTER FALCON tells the story of Zak, a young man with Down syndrome, who runs away from a residential nursing home to follow his dream of attending the professional wrestling school of his idol, The Salt Water Redneck. A strange turn of events pairs him on the road with Tyler, a small time outlaw on the run, who becomes Zak’s unlikely coach and ally. Together they wind through deltas, elude capture, drink whisky, find God, catch fish, and convince Eleanor, a kind nursing home employee charged with Zak’s return, to join them on their journey.

2020 FILM DATES ARE HERE!  TITLES WILL BE POSTED AS SOON AS THEY ARE AVAILABLE. 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 15, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, MAY 6, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, MAY 13, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30
WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2020 @ 4:30 & 7:30

The Huronia Museum Film Series is made possible with the support of our many generous sponsors.


Askennonia Senior Centre
Bobbie Dupuis—Remax
Brokerlink
Brookside Music Association

Catharine Bayles – RBC Dominion Securities
Genesis Dental
Grant Thornton
Iyengar Yoga
Jeanne McIsaac—Remax
John Winter and Associates
Josh Post—Royal LePage
Kevin Ellis—Remax
La Baie Crêperie
Midland Toyota
Minds Alive
Papa’s Pizza
Olde Town Library

Quest Art
Robitaille and Associates
Shoppers Drug Mart
Sugar Ridge Retreat Centre
The Book Not Mad
The Loft on King
Tripp’s Paint and Revival Furniture
The Yoga House
Yvon Gingras Construction

 Individual Sponsors

Joan Asselin
Judith Green
Jane Hamilton
Don Morton
Paul Rollinson
Joan Sundeen

And Many More!!


 

10 thoughts on “Film Series

  1. The new Film series begins again in January, we will begin to advertise when we have confirmation on the newest films.
    Veronica

    • Unfortunately, while it is certainly the type of film we love to bring in, The Danish Girl is not one of the films our Huronia Museum Film Series will be showing. However, it is now out on DVD so it is available to rent, it is on demand, or you could check to see if the Midland Public Library will be stocking it and simply borrow from them.

      • There are many reasons why a particular film may not be available to us for showing. The Film Series committee works on film lists based on what we are offered from TIFF and what they have personally seen. The choices made by those members are not always available for showing.
        Huronia Museum is always looking for members to volunteers on the committees that work toward setting up events and work together to choose the films for our Film series. Feel free to drop by and become part of the volunteer team!

  2. I bought the 2015 2016 season pass before Christmas. I asked the girl at the museum if I could use the pass fall 2016 and she said yes. I have only seen one movie.

    • At one point in time (the message you replied to is from 2008 or 2009) they did expire. They no longer do, they are valid until they are finished. 🙂

      • ooops and I gave mine away not remembering this. I decided I should be purchasing at the door but prefer pre purchasing . Now I will do just that again

  3. I attended the Novitiate this past week and heard about upcoming movies. I just wanted to say that the Oscar nominated animation, The Breadwinner, has a Canadian connection. One of the producers, Anthony Leo, hails from the Caledon area and now works out of Toronto and Los Angeles.
    I saw the great movie Breathe and then went to the library and found out it is already on DVD. Paying $10 for a movie and then finding it’s already released is disappointing to me. R. Henkel

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