What’s Playing at The Civic – March 16 – 22, 2018

MARCH 16 – 22
Now Playing At the Civic Theatre
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Marvel Studios' Black Panther - Official Trailer
Black Panther
Friday March 16 – Wednesday March 21

T’Challa, the King of Wakanda, rises to the throne in the isolated, technologically advanced African nation, but his claim is challenged by a vengeful outsider who was a childhood victim of T’Challa’s father’s mistake.

Director: Ryan Coogler
Writers: Ryan Coogler, Joe Robert Cole
Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o
134 Min / English / PG

History and Politics of Anti-Fascism with Mark Bray – Mir Centre Lecture
Thursday March 22 7:00pmConfronting the resurgence of fascism and white supremacy in the United States and beyond, the oppositional movement known as Antifa has recently sparked heated debate about violence, free speech, and strategies for stopping the Far Right.
But what is this movement, where did it come from, and where will it go from here?
Join historian and movement scholar Mark Bray as he tackles these and other questions. Bray is a historian of human rights, terrorism, and political radicalism in Modern Europe who was one of the organizers of Occupy Wall Street.
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Exciting Upgrades in the Works
NCTS has received funding to upgrade our sound system

We would like to extend our sincerest thank you to Columbia Basin Trust for funding much-needed upgrades to our sound system. These upgrades are necessary to maintain and replace our heavily used equipment and will also create new opportunities for our venue. Read More

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Vote for us for a Nelson Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award

Fill out this quick survey to nominate your favourite businesses for Business Excellence Awards and pick NCTS for Non-Profit/Community Service Organization Excellence (or other catagory if you see fit!) We appreciate it. Don’t think The Civic makes the cut? Let us know how we can improve.

Need a Movie Buddy?
Join us for our next Films with Friends Meet Up

Our Films with Friends meet ups are now held every Thursday at 6:00pm at Cake Betty Cafe and Cakery – 709 Vernon St. If you or someone you know needs someone to go the movies with, this is a great opportunity to see a film in a group setting. The group will be meeting for coffee, treats and conversation at 6 and will then enjoy this week’s Thursday film at The Civic! While the meet up is geared towards seniors in our community, everyone is welcome! Check out the event on Facebook

Start or Renew your Membership Now!
Did you know you can save $2.00 EVERY time you see a movie?

The $2.00 discount at the box office is only one of the many perks of being a member of Nelson Civic Theatre Society.  We also offer free screenings of classic films and cult favourites, points towards free tickets, popcorn and fountain drinks, and a voice in the direction of the organization. Click here to get started!

Recently started or renewed your membership? 
Come pick up your new swipe card!

If you’ve been in recently to start or renew your membership, you may have forgotten to pick up your new swipe cardSee us in the office to get your shiny new proof of membership!

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Coming To The Civic
A Wrinkle in Time
Friday, March 23 TBC

After the disappearance of her scientist father, three peculiar beings send Meg, her brother, and her friend to space in order to find him.

Director: Ava DuVernay
Writers: Jennifer Lee (screenplay by), Jeff Stockwell (screenplay by)
Stars: Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon
109 Min / English / PG
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Kiki’s Delivery Service and Whisper of the Heart – Free Spring Break Screenings
Wednesday, March 28

Join us for two amazing films from legendary Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki! Admission will be by donation.

Tampopo – Member Monday!
Monday, April 2 TBC

Member Monday is back! (Members get in free) Join us for a beautful subtitled 4K restoration of Tampopo: A truck driver stops at a small family-run noodle shop and decides to help its fledgling business. The story is intertwined with various vignettes about the relationship of love and food.

Director: Jûzô Itami
Writer: Jûzô Itami
Stars: Ken Watanabe, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto
114 Min / Japanese (With Subtitles) / PG
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Mary and the Witch’s Flower
Friday, April 6 TBC

Based on “The Little Broomstick” by Mary Stewart, a strange flower grants a girl magic powers.

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Writers: Mary Stewart (novel) (as Mearî Suchuâtô), Riko Sakaguchi (screenplay)
Stars: Hana Sugisaki, Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Yûki Amami
102 Min / English / PG
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