Calendar of Activities 2017

2017 – Canada 150

Program subject to change without notice

August

International Festival of Poetry in Rosario
Participation of the Canadian poet Ashley Opheim.

August 7th to 12th
Trombonanza Festival in Santa Fe
Participation of Canadian artist Vanessa Fralick
www.trombonanza.com.ar

August 8
#Canada150
Animation Cinema of the National Film Board at the National Library of Argentina.
www.bn.gov.ar

August 17, 6 pm
Special presentation: MILK
documentary directed by Argentine-Canadian director Noemí Weis. Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires.
www.filmblanc.com

Canada 150

August
Exhibition: "THE ENDS OF THE EARTH. Canada and Argentina: documents and archives."
Co-organized by the National Library of Argentina and the Library and Archives Canada.
Conferences, cinema as part of celebrations Canada 150. www.bn.gov.ar

Cycle of conferences by Víctor Armony, Argentine-Canadian sociologist (Université de Québec à Montréal-UQAM). He will visit Rosario, Buenos Aires and La Plata

August 22, 5.30 pm
Conference: Migration and Globalization
Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Rosario. Organized by the Canadian Studies Centre in Rosario.

 

August 23, 7 pm
Conference: Migration and Cultural Diversity in Canada

Auditorium David Viñas, Museo del Libro y de la Lengua, Las Heras 2555.
Co-organized: Canadian Studies Centre Buenos Aires-Universidad del Salvador, Naitional Library of Argentina.

August 24, 3 pm
Conference: Justice and Human Rights
Faculty of Law, University of La Plata. Organized by Dr. Mario Coriolano, Government of Canada scholarship.

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
17 edition of the festival dedicated to the cinema of mountain and adventure in several cities of Argentina.
August 17-19, San Martín de los Andes.
August 24-26, Bariloche.
www.banffargentina.com.ar

August 21-25
POP Network Meeting
on new ways to promote sciences
Attended by a delegation from the Ontario Science Centre.
www.redpop2017.com

Avant-première documentary GLORIOUSLY FREE directed by the Argentine Canadian filmmaker Noemí Weis on the emigration of gay communities. Sponsored by the LGBT Federation of Argentina.
www.filmblanc.com

September

Canada at the Feria ExpoColectiviadades

September 1-3
Canada at the Feria ExpoColectiviadades

Predio Ferial El Dorrego, Buenos Aires.

September 1-3
Presentations Canadian jazz band The Shuffle Demons

September 3-9
Scientific Meeting in Comodoro Rivadavia. Visit of Ariane Plourde, director of ISMER-Rimouski.

Organized by the Mininstry of Science and Technology of Argentina.

September 7-17
Toronto International Film Festival
www.tiff.net

The Canadian festival MUTEK on electronic arts and music at the CCK Buenos Aires
www.cck.gob.ar

September 9
#Canada150
Animation Cinema of the National Film Board at the National Library of Argentina.
www.bn.gov.ar

BANFF Film festival

September 8-9
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Comodoro Rivadavia, Chubut.
www.banffargentina.com.ar

September, 11-17
Seminar “Women and feminism: rural and aboriginal perspective”

University of Córdoba. Co-organized by Dr. Liliana Kremer and Michelle Vatz Laaroussi.

September 14-15
Congress on Educational Innovation

Visit of Paola Aron Badin (OCAD, Canada). University of Rosario. Organized by the Argentine Association of Canadian Studies.

September 16-17
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Espacio INCAA UNICEN, Tandil
www.banffargentina.com.ar

International Festival of Poetry in Rosario

September 18th-24th
International Festival of Poetry in Rosario
Participation of the Canadian poet Ashley Opheim.

The Canadian festival MUTEK

September 18th-24th
The Canadian festival MUTEK on electronic arts and music at the CCK Buenos Aires
www.cck.gob.ar

September 25-27
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Cine Hoyts Dot Baires Shopping, Buenos Aires
www.banffargentina.com.ar

September to December
International Biennale on Contemporary Art in Buenos Aires-Bienal SUR

Canadian artist: Roger Moody.
Curator: Claudia Lala.
Museo del Inmigrante, Buenos Aires. Organized by: Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero.
www.bienalsur.org

September 26-28
XII Argentine Congress on Virology

Visit of Dr. Andrés Finzi
(UofMontreal and McGill)
www.cav2017.com

October

Rencontres Internationales du Documentaire de Montréal
Focus on Argentine productions
Organized by: Mara Gourd Mercado.
www.ridm.qc.ca

October 3-4
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Cine Hoyts Quilmes

Seminar on CSR, Trade and Indigenous communities
In the framework of the World Indigenous Business Forum (WIBF) en Santiago de Chile.

October 10-13
Seminar on Contemporay Museology

Canadian expert invited: Claude Faubert.

October 13-21
Festifreak Film Festival La Plata Canadian films on screen.
https://www.festifreak.com.ar

The Canadian festival MUTEK

October 16-17
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Centro Cultural América, Salta,
www.banffargentina.com.ar

Theater Festival Mercosur in Córdoba, Argentina
Canadian company Le Carrousel directed by Suzanne Lebeau.

October 11-13
Conference of the Americas on International Education (CAIE)
Montreal, Canada
https://www.caie-caei.org/en/

October 24-29
Buenos Aires Early Jazz Festival
Canadian artists Mimi Blais and Max Keenlyside.

October 23-25
Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour
Cinemark Mendoza
www.banffargentina.com.ar

November

Asterisco LGBTIQ International film festival Buenos Aires
Canadian films to be programmed.

Electronic November
Meeting on electronic arts

Canadian artists invited: Bill Vorn and Louis- Philippe Demers.
Centro Cultural General San Martín, Buenos Aires.
www.elculturalsanmartin.org

Dates to be confirmed
Canada-Argentina Polar Dialogues

Conference on polar issues and climate change.

November 17-26
Mar del Plata International Film Festival

Argentine-Canadian director Laura Bari and Canadian films are invited.

Dates to be confirmed
Canada-Argentina Polar Dialogues

Conference on polar issues and climate change.

December

Margaret Atwood

December 10-13
Visit of Margaret Atwood invited by the National Library of Argentina
www.bn.gov.ar