Ottawa Premiere of ‘What Is Democracy?’ by Astra Taylor

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 - 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Off-campus address: 
Ottawa Art Gallery, Alma Duncan Salon
Contact information
Contact person: 
Anna Bogic
Registration required: 
Cost to attend: 
Free of charge
Event language: 
Event sponsors: 
CIPS, the Alex Trebek Forum for Dialogue, OAG, Canadian Film Institute iVote/jeVote

CIPS and the Alex Trebek Forum for Dialogue present

The Centre for International Policy Studies and the Alex Trebek Forum for Dialogue, in collaboration with the Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG), the Canadian Film Institute, and iVote/jeVote, invite you to the Ottawa premiere of the award-winning film, What Is Democracy? directed by Astra Taylor.

This event will take place online. In addition, a planned film screening – covid-19 safety measures permitting – will take place at the  Alma Duncan Salon at the OAG. 

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with Celina Caesar-Chavannes, Marie-Eve Desrosiers, Larisa Kurtović and Joshua Nichols. We will also be joined by Astra Taylor, the film director, and Tom McSorley, the executive director of the Canadian Film Institute.

Register for the online viewing: Eventbrite
Screening begins at 5:30 pm  (film duration 1 hr 47 min)
Panel discussion from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

For more information, please visit CIPS website.