Doc Soup Calgary
Hot Docs is honoured to partner with the Calgary International Film Festival (CIFF) for the sixth consecutive season of Doc Soup Calgary. Launching in November, and then running the first Wednesday of each month from November to April, Doc Soup Calgary brings six of the hottest docs to local audiences, often with a guest filmmaker in attendance to answer questions after the screening.
Doc Soup Calgary screenings will take place at the Cineplex Odeon Eau Claire Market Cinemas, 200 Barclay Parade Southwest in November, December, February, March and April.
In January, the Doc Soup Calgary screening will take place at The Globe Cinema, 617 8 Avenue Southwest.
2014-15 Doc Soup Screenings:
November 5, 2014
December 3, 2014
January 7, 2015
February 4, 2015
March 4, 2015
April 1, 2015
Subscriptions & Tickets
Subscriptions for the 2014-15 Doc Soup Calgary season are sold out.
Single tickets are $15.
KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON
D: Alan Hicks | USA | 2014 | 86 min
Legendary jazz trumpeter Clark Terry played alongside Charlie Barnet, Count Basie and Duke Ellington, and mentored a young Miles Davis and Quincy Jones. Now 93 and seemingly unstoppable, he continues to leave his indelible mark on music as he works with the next generation of young and emerging musicians. Through his mentorships, an unlikely bond occurs when blind piano prodigy Justin Kauflin begins to prepare for an international competition. Suffering from stage fright and fighting the stigma of his blindness, Justin relies heavily on Terry’s guidance and support. But as Terry’s health takes a turn for the worse and his own vision begins to fade, the men find themselves face to face with the biggest challenges of their lifetimes. What started as a student/teacher relationship develops into a lasting friendship of love.
KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON
Wednesday, January 7, 7:00 p.m.
The Globe Cinema, 617 8 Avenue Southwest
Doc Soup Calgary is presented by the Calgary International Film Festival, City and Hot Docs.
- Visit the Doc Soup archives to see past film selections.