and SistersInMotion MTL
A Double-Feature Night! A private short film pre-screening, a music video premiere, and a live concert!
trio Strange Froots
has grown in notoriety here at home, and proved themselves last year abroad in Senegal. They return to us with the long-awaited music video to their hit track «The Wanderer», directed by Marie-Michèle Cyr
), in collaboration with Senegal's Likma Prod
The group has also widened its portfolio to scoring films; the Froots provide the soundtrack to Colonelle films
latest short feature, «Mahalia Melts in the Rain», directed by Carmine Pierre-Dufour
and Emilie Mannering
. The movie is set to hit the circuit later this year, but you will be the lucky few to see it first!
SYNOPSIS: Mahalia, a timid 9-year-old Black girl, feels different from the other girls in her ballet class. Hoping to boost her confidence, her mother brings her to the hair salon to get her hair straightened for the very first time.
The night will also be set to the all-lady musical stylings of:
• Electrik Lotus (LOTUS Collective
) [Soul, R&B, Hip-Hop, Funk, Electro]
LOTUS is an expanding collective of female & femmes artist musicians.Through knowledge and skills sharing, they support each other to improve and thrive by organizing workshops, gigs and jams. Their goal is to provide a creative space, create opportunities, and compile a roaster of skilled professional musicians to increase representation with gigging opportunities in the scene.
• Surprise guest TBA soon!
$5 Pre-sale | $8 Door
Doors at 7pm
The Sala Rossa is located on the second floor (there are 38 steps total). There are gender neutral washrooms which are not wheelchair accessible. We have a Hearing Assistance System on the FM dial at 101.1 FM. Anyone needing assistance accessing our space can contact us as we are more than happy to try and accommodate people to the best of our ability.