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Reel Alternatives Huntsville

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Algonquin Theatre

Skip the line! Reserve in advance with easy online, phone or in-person ticket sales: 

  • algonquintheatre.ca

  • 705-789-4975 or 1-877-989-4975

  • Canada Summit Centre Customer Service Desk Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

At the door:
Doors open at 6:30pm. Arrive by 6:40pm if purchasing tickets at the theatre. 

Tickets - $10

Mailing Address: 
Reel Alternatives Huntsville

3 Main St W
Huntsville, Ontario

P1H 2C5

Email: 

reelalternatives2023@gmail.com

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Your Huntsville Connection to

In Partnership with the Algonquin Theatre

REEL ALTERNATIVES HUNTSVILLE

Presents 
The Queen of My Dreams


Monday, June 32024 @ Algonquin Theatre - 7pm

Sponsored by:

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Against the backdrop of a shared obsession with Bollywood fantasy, Mariam, a Pakistani Muslim woman, and her Canadian-born daughter Azra come of age in two different eras, in two very different ways but with a common connection.

 

Azra is a Pakistani woman living in Toronto whose openly gay relationship and pursuit of an acting career is worlds apart from her conservative Muslim parents. When her father suddenly dies on a trip home to Pakistan, Azra finds herself on a Bollywood-inspired journey through memories, both real and imagined, from her mother's youth in Karachi to her own journey to adulthood in rural Canada. 

 

While her stern mother, Mariam, demands that Azra play the role of the perfect grieving daughter, we see the connections uniting mother and daughter through flashbacks to Mariam’s own life in Karachi 30 years before, starting with their shared love of the Bollywood star Sharmila Tagore.  Read more

 

2024 Scholarship Applications are Now Open

Deadline is May 31, 2024 

 

Did you know Reel Alternatives provides scholarship opportunities for Huntsville High School students pursuing post-secondary film-related studies? See more information here or download the application below to fill-out or forward to an aspiring student.  

Experience movies the way they were meant to be seen - on the big screen with fellow film lovers! Working with the Film Circuit, the Toronto International Film Festival's nation wide outreach program, Reel Alternatives Huntsville is committed to bringing fine Canadian and international films to enrich the cultural experience of our community.

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