Sat. July 8 – 6:45 PM

Imagine Cinemas – Carlton Cinema – 20 Carlton Street, Toronto
College Subway Station [Map]


Sat. 6.45PM Carlton Cinema – Regular $ 12 each :

Theme: Without Music, Life is a Journey Through a Desert
~Pat Conroy, American Author (The Prince of Tides, The Great Santini – Academy Award Nominees)

Live Musical Performance – TBA

Montage: Great Film Composers And The Piano –  Documentary – 26:46 – Toronto Premiere
Dir. Ben Proudfoot, United States – Join us for a Post Screening Q&A with One of The Composers
*Nominated for Best Documentary Short, Best Music or Dance Related Film, Best Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Sound

Synopsis: The stars of this film have been nominated for 73 Academy Awards and won 9. Their films have grossed over $20 billion worldwide. You know their work. But do you know them? Montage: Great Film Composers and the Piano chronicles what happened when celebrated, Grammy award-winning pianist Gloria Cheng challenge the world’s greatest film composers – John Williams, Randy Newman, Michael Giacchino , Cecil Broughton, Alexandre Desplat and Don Davis – to write original pieces for solo piano played by  Gloria. No movie. No orchestra. Just a composer and the blank page. Be a fly on the wall for these once-in-a-lifetime recording sessions that profile these titans of film music like we’ve never seen them before.

Keywords: #Piano #Movies #MovieScore #Film #FilmScore #FilmComposers #MusicComposer

ReelHeART Programmer Comment: Wait til you find out that one of the composers doesn’t… Ooops – Spoiler Alert!

Long Road Home  – Documentary – 58:58  *Official Closing Film* Toronto Premiere
Dir. Stephanie Volk, Canada – Join us for a Post Screening Q&A with Alfie Zappacosta
*Best Music or Dance Related Film, Best Editing, Best Cinematography, Best Sound, Best Canadian Film, Best Thesis Film

Long Road Home – Trailer from Braden Rooke on Vimeo.

Synopsis: Alfie Zappacosta rose to fame in the 80’s as the leading man and face of ZAPPACOSTA, a staple of Canadian radio to this day. But it was only a matter of time before Alfie’s love/hate relationship with his career and fame came to a breaking point.

Keywords: #ZAPPACOSTA #CanCon #Music #MusicComposer #Singer #Vocalist #MuchMusic #AdultContemporary