Quinte Film Alternative

For 27 years Quinte Film Alternative has been presenting first rate films, drawing from festivals around the world for must-see Canadian and international movies.

Join us on alternate Wednesday’s from September to June for our 
Great Movie Wednesdays. There are 19 films shown over the season. Films are shown at 2PM & 7PM. All screenings are held at the Empire Theatre, 321 Front Street, Belleville. (Please remember, the Empire Theatre has gone cashless so if purchasing single tickets, you should have debit or credit card available.)

GIVE THE GIFT OF GREAT MOVIES

Buy a Quinte Film Alternative Spring 2023 Membership for someone who loves movies…even yourself! Purchase by December 31 and enjoy:

  • The two January films PLUS
  • A guest pass for any one QFA film up to May 31 PLUS
  • An invitation to the Members Only Social and Finale Film on June 14 AND
  • The nine films of our Spring Season

THAT’S 13 FILM PRESENTATIONS FOR $80 (VALUE $156)!
See us in the lobby on Great Movie Wednesdays or CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE NOW!

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TICKETS

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  • Evening/ Matinee - $12
  • Student -$5
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First Run

Every year filmmakers new and old, Canadian and international, create intriguing and challenging new films. Current critically acclaimed and fan favourites are shown biweekly at the Empire Theatre on QFA’s Great Movie Wednesdays.

Festival Quality

TIFF, Vancouver, Montreal, Sudbury, Cannes, Sundance. QFA attends or observe these and more renowned festivals and selects 19 films each year from across the world for you.

Must See Cinema

On a planet with many peoples and cultures, QFA films provide the windows to unique scenes and situations that transport us to and allow us to share new understandings and perspectives.

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