Chilliwack International Film Series features six movies Oct-Nov




Kayak to Klemtu will be on of six moves in the  Chilliwack International Film Series throughout Oct. and Nov.






ravel the globe, meet intriguing characters, and share stories, all from the comfort of your theatre seat, with the 2018 Chilliwack International Fall Film Series, presented by Cottonwood 4 Cinemas and sponsored by the Chilliwack Community Arts Council. With weekly screenings every Wednesday from October 17 to November 21, there will be an intriguing international title for every film aficionado to enjoy.

New for this season, two screenings will be held on each film date to accommodate more film fans! Filmgoers now have a choice of an Afternoon screening at 3:30 p.m. or an Evening screening at 7:00 p.m. Series Passes are available for each showtime: Afternoon Passes are available for $30 per person, Evening Passes for $35 per person.

This season’s line-up of critically-acclaimed featured film titles includes:


Kayak to Klemtu

October 17Canada / 92 min / PG / Adventure, Family

14-year-old Ella is determined to travel the length of the Inside Passage, along the shores of the Great Bear Rainforest by kayak in order to testify against a proposed pipeline that would see oil tanker traffic through her beloved homeland waters. She's prepared to handle all of the challenges the wildlife, the weather, the water, and her gear have to offer up.

Directed by: Zoe Leigh Hopkins

Starring: Evan Adams, Jared Ager-Foster


La Bolduc

October 24 Canada / 103 min / NR / Biography, Comedy, Drama

This is the life story of Mary Travers also known by her stage name of La Bolduc. Mary Rose-Anna Bolduc, née Travers, was a musician and singer of French Canadian music. During the peak of her popularity in the 1930s, she was known as the Queen of Canadian Folk Singers.

Directed by: François Bouvier

Starring: Debbie Lynch-White, Émile Proulx-Cloutier


The Children Act

October 31 – UK / 106 min / PG / Drama

As her marriage crumbles, a judge must decide a case involving a teenage boy who is refusing a blood transfusion on religious principle.

Directed by: Richard Eyre

Starring: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci


The Bookshop

November 7 – UK, Spain, Germany / 114 min / G / Drama

England 1959. In a small East Anglian town, Florence Green decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop.

Directed by: Isabel Coixet

Starring: Emily Mortimer, Bill Nighy


Lean on Pete

November 14 UK / 122 min / 14A / Adventure, Drama

A teenager gets a summer job working for a horse trainer and befriends the fading racehorse, Lean on Pete.

Directed by: Andrew Haigh

Starring: Charlie Plummer, Amy Seimetz


Three Identical Strangers

November 21 – US, UK / 96 min / PG / Documentary

In 1980 New York, three young men who were all adopted meet each other and find out they're triplets who were separated at birth. Then they discover why.

Directed by: Tim Wardle

Starring: Silvi Alzetta-Reali, Eddy Galland


Two screening times will be offered this season: 3:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas.

Series Passes for both the Afternoon and Evening showings are on sale now at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas (45380 Luckakuck Way) and The Book Man Chilliwack (45939 Wellington Ave.), or over the phone by calling 604-316-3974.

Tickets for individual films may be purchased at the Cottonwood 4 Cinemas box office; $6 per person on the day of each screening.

As the weather cools, the screens at Cottonwood 4 Cinemas light up for a new season of the Chilliwack International Fall Film Series this October 17 to November 21. To find out more about the Series please visit cottonwood4cinemas.ca, call 604-316-3974, or stop by Cottonwood 4 Cinemas.


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