Robert Schwartzwald launches his book C.R.A.Z.Y.: A Queer Film Classic
in Toronto on March 4 featuring a screening introduced by John Greyson.
, directed by Jean-Marc Vallee, is a 2005 French Canadian film about a young gay man named Zac growing up in the 1960s and '70s who struggles to find his sense of self amidst a "crazy" family of four brothers, a loving mother, and a macho father. The film ranks as one of the Toronto International Film Festivla's Top 10 Canadian films of all time.
Author Robert Schwartzwald will explore the film’s context and controversy, aided by clips from the film. Filmmaker and activist John Greyson will introduce the event.
Friday, March 4, 2016
7:30-10:30pm (Doors open at 7:00)
Alliance Francaise de Toronto, 24 Spadina Rd., Toronto
Tickets $10.00 (advance tickets available through eventbrite)
Presented by: Arsenal Pulp Press, Pages UnBound, PRIDE Toronto, Alliance Française, York Cinema and Media Arts.
For more information, see the Facebook event page here