Champions of the Local Scene Pt deux: Interview w/ filmmaker Jonathan Lemieux- re: Queerment Quebec/ Image+Nation: 6:45pm

On an extra-special edition of Champions of the Local Scene, we will chat with Cannes award winning filmmaker Jonathan Lemieux at 6:45pm! Lemieux is screening his short film Moratoire in the Image+Nation Festival edition of Queerment Quebec, happening tomorrow (Thursday) December 3 at 7pm at Never Apart (7409 St Urbain). The evening will feature a series of shorts by some of Quebec's best LGBTQ filmmakers/ artists, including Anne Golden, Shayo Detchema, Jackie Gallant, André Pelletier, Jenny Cartwright, and Marc-Antoine Lemire + party times after!

Moratoire is the second installment in a trilogy of shorts about Jonathan Lemieux's father. The first installment won BEST SHORT FILM at the Rencontres In&out de Nice et Cannes Film Festival. Lemieux on his work: "I manipulate my past. I analyze my present. I prepare for my future. I have long followed these steps in my art. I naively thought I understood everything."

Tune in at 6:45pm for this interview, but catch us from 6pm on when we will be talking Montreal music with ELAN! Listeners will also have the chance to win tickets to Fire Song, a film by Adam Garnet Jones screening at Image+Nation Dec 5 by texting CJLO (514-848-7471) "IMAGE+NATION" and their name!