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Cineseries: Burn Your Maps

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 7:30pm
Galaxy Cinemas, Cambridge Centre
355 Hespeler Rd., Cambridge, ON
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USA, 2016. Director: Jordan Roberts, 102 minutes, PG, English

Based on a short story by Robyn Joy Leff, Burn Your Maps is an auspicious directorial turn from Jordan Roberts, the co-writer of Big Hero 6. After suffering a terrible tragedy, married couple Alise and Connor are trying very hard – and failing – to maintain family stability. When their eight-year-old son Wes takes his school-project research on Mongolia very seriously, they are naturally supportive. But soon, Wes becomes convinced that he actually is a Mongolian goat herder and can even name the village where he belongs. Wes befriends Ismail (Suraj Sharma), an Indian immigrant who accepts the child’s assertion without question. The two of them decide that Wes must go to Mongolia and that Ismail will make a documentary about it.

Disturbed by their son’s obsession with his newly discovered identity, Alise and Connor are divided about how to respond. In a bid to heal herself by indulging her son, Alise agrees the whole family will go to Mongolia in search of the village and Connor, finally, reluctantly agrees. But getting to the steppes is just the first part of this family’s unforgettable journey. Burn Your Maps is, appropriately enough, a story with many twists and turns, and it ventures into some still-uncharted territories of the heart.

 Cast: Vera Farmiga, Jacob Tremblay, Marton Csokas, Suraj Sharma, Virginia Madsen


(Adult and Student prices are before tax)
Adult $11.06

Adult Gallery Member $7.96

Student (Full-time with valid ID) $7.96

Child (14 and under)* $8.00

Child Gallery Member (14 and under)* $6.75
*some films are not suitable for younger viewers

NEW: Cineseries Loyalty Card                                                                                                  
We are replacing the 7 Movie Punch Card with a new Cineseries Loyalty Card. Attend 9 Cineseries movies and get your 10th movie for free! Here is how it works: get your Loyalty Card at any Cineseries screening and have your card stamped each time you attend a movie. You decide which movie to use your free ticket on once you reach your 10th film! Each Loyalty Card is good for one person only. Bonus: Everyone gets a Loyalty Card and it never expires!

Where to Purchase


NEW! OnlineVISA and MasterCard. Please note an email address is required.

By phone: Call 519.621.0460. We accept VISA and MasterCard.

In person: Visit any Idea Exchange location to purchase tickets. We accept cash, cheque, Interac, VISA, MasterCard.


At the Box Office: Subject to availability using cash, Visa or Mastercard.


For more information, call 519.621.0460 or ask us online.

Burn Your Maps