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Magic in the Dark: What’s playing at Ottawa’s independent cinemas—May 1 to 15

A jam-packed two weeks at the ByTowne and the Mayfair! My favourite film from 2021 has finally come to Ottawa, as well as some award winners, interesting films that fly under the radar, and the last movie in a Ukrainian Film Festival whose net proceeds will go to a Ukraine charity. Rounding everything out are three classics.

Magic in the Dark: What’s playing at Ottawa’s independent cinemas—April 1 to 15

The Academy Awards on March 27 were… interesting. If you ignore the drama in LA’s Dolby Auditorium and focus on the drama in the films, you can catch many of the nominees and winners at Ottawa’s two independent cinemas, the ByTowne and the Mayfair. Plus they have a breakout Canadian film, several “prestige” films, and a must-see film from the vault. Here are my recommendations from now until April 16.