Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020: Regina King, Rich Aucoin and more

Today on q: actor Regina King, CBC arts and entertainment reporter Eli Glasner, dancer and choreographer Marie Chouinard, musician Rich Aucoin.
Actor and director Regina King, dancer and choreographer Marie Chouinard, musician Rich Aucoin. (Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, Karine Patry, Devaan Ingraham/The Canadian Press)

Today on q, with Tom Power:

  • Actor Regina King talks about directing One Night in Miami, a film that imagines a real conversation in February of 1964 between four of the most important Black voices of the era: Sam Cooke, Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X and Jim Brown.

  • CBC arts and entertainment reporter Eli Glasner recaps the highs and lows of this year's mostly virtual Toronto International Film Festival.

  • Dancer and choreographer Marie Chouinard tells us about her latest piece, Time For Time, in which the performers transform the audience's most heartfelt wishes into dance.

  • Halifax indie-pop artist Rich Aucoin discusses his latest album, United States, and how travelling alone across the U.S. on a bicycle inspired him.