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Watch NFB: Invisible City playing at the Royal Feb 5-9

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Editor: Spacing is pleased to showcase films from the NFB’s online screening room. The NFB will be occasionally posting films here that explore our public spaces, Canadian or international cities and anything urban. The NFB is one of Canada’s greatest resources; watch movies for free online at

There was a lot of buzz around Invisible City when it premiered at Hot Docs last year (check out the Spacing review here)  and now the film has finally come to theatres.

The film — by Academy-award nominated director Hubert Davis — centres on the inner-city housing project in Regent Park and follows Kendell and Mikey, who like their surroundings are in the process of transformation. Check out the trailer above.

Invisible City is playing at The Royal (Link to their Facebook group) from Friday, Feb 5 until Thursday, February 11.