Tag Archives: The ROM

NEED INSPIRATION?

Diaspora Film Festival starts this week with an interesting selection of films and plenty of FREE screenings and talks. Some of the Themes include: Can Muslims & Jews Ever by Friends (Again)?, Spotlight on Muslim and Arab Women’s stories and Children of Violence. Runs Nov 1 – 6. Screenings at Innis Town Hall and the [...]

THE SOUND OF MUMBAI – Human Rights Watch hosted by the Institute of Contemporary Culture

Another Great ICC Event! What can I say? Like I wrote in my post last week on ICC’s programming, I so appreciate what they do there at the ROM. For each exhibit the events that they host offer an amazingly comprehensive context to the current show. The wrap up event for “BOLLYWOOD CINEMA SHOWCARDS” was [...]

CLEAN WATER SHOULDN’T BE A LUXURY

Mary Lake, Muskoka Region, Ontario The world’s running out of clean water. Unless the UN acts, the private sector will appropriate supplies and the poor will suffer…” more info Clean water to drink, wash and swim in shouldn’t be a luxury – it should be a human right – but now when I have a [...]