Music on Film: Heart of a Dog with Laurie Anderson


Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Sun, Jan 19, 2020 6:30 PM
Film Info
Runtime:75 min
Country Listing:USA
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Laurie Anderson


**This event is sold-out. No rush tickets will be available**

Following her anticipated performance at Koerner Hall, Grammy Award–winning composer and creative pioneer Laurie Anderson joins us in  person for a screening of her acclaimed 2015 documentary. Centered on the passing of Anderson's beloved dog Lolabelle, and dedicated to Anderson's late husband, Lou Reed, Heart of a Dog magically weaves together childhood memories, video diaries, and philosophical musings in a sweeping and heartfelt personal essay on the nature of love, loss, and the meaning of life.

Special guest Laurie Anderson will participate in a post-screening discussion led by Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts at The Royal Conservatory.

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Additional Information

Music on Film: Inspiring music docs from around the world come together with special guest musical performances curated by The Royal Conservatory.

Tickets: $17 (Members: $12, $10, Free)

"Only the hardest heart will leave the theatre unmoved."– The Globe and Mail

"Dreamy, drifty and altogether lovely" – The New York Times