Film Screening: Continental

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AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario says
Friday October 28, 2016
7 pm
Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario
FREE ADMISSION (reserve your ticket http://www.ago.net/continental)

Join us for a screening of Toronto filmmaker Malcolm Ingram's documentary Continental (2013, 95 min.), which takes viewers back to sexually-charged 1968 New York, when the notorious Continental Baths opened its doors. The Continental brought high and low culture to its cabaret stage weekly, becoming instrumental in the careers of icons like Bette Midler, Barry Manilow, the late Frankie Knuckles. Frankie Knuckles developed what became known as house music at the Continental the largest and most celebrated gay bathhouse in New York.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Theaster Gates: How to Build a House Museum
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By: AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario