Kick-off event for the Baltic and Nordic film festival in Ottawa Feb. 2

This year's a one-of-a-kind Launch Party  for “Bright Nights film festival” takes place February 2nd at Arts Court, Ottawa. There will be a silent film accompanied with live music, drinks and food samples from different countries. Launch Party Tickets February 2: In advance: $7.00 At the door: $10.00

During the month of February, the Bright Nights Film Festival brings eight films — never before seen in Ottawa — from the Baltic and Nordic countries across the Atlantic: Lithuania, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Iceland, and Norway. The Swedish movie “Young Sophie Bell” will be screened on Saturday February 11, at 7pm, River Building Theatre, Carleton University.