Al Purdy Was Here is coming to Montreal  in October

 See it at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts  — Thursday, Oct. 13 2016, 7:30 pm

The film has played theatres in 65 communities across Canada, and festivals from Havana to Panama.  Wherever it goes, Purdy is a crowd pleaser. And the critics are raving:

Stunning” – Martin Knelman, Toronto Star
“Excellent! If you love Canadian culture, you must see Brian D. Johnson’s superb doc”
– Glen Summi, Now
“Wonderful” – Liz Braun, Toronto Sun
“The best documentary at TIFF . . . essential viewing” – Pat Mullen, POV 
Al Purdy Was Here finds poetry in cinema and cinema in poetry . . . I was entranced” – Sydney Levine, Indiewire

Full calendar of screenings across Canada: SCHEDULE

AL PURDY WAS HERE (Trailer) from filmswelike on Vimeo.