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Canadian & International Shorts II

November 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Tickets: $5.00 general admission

Anthology for Fruits and Vegetables

Director/Writer/Producer: Dawn George
Length: 15:00/Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2019

A refreshing way to get the recommended dose of 26 fruits and vegetables without all the harsh chemicals. This film reveals the secret language of 26 fruits and vegetables through eco-developing and eco-reversal film processing techniques.


Selkie

Director/Writer/Producer: Rena Thomas
Length: 3:01
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2019

According to Scottish mythology Selkies are mythological beings capable of changing from seal to human form by shedding their skin. This film follows the story of such a creature who chooses the sea over her land dwelling sweetheart.


Grand Bassin

Director/Writer: Héloïse Courtois, Victori Jalabert, Chloé Plat, Adèle Raigneau
Length: 6:37
Arles, France, 2018

An afternoon at the swimming pool.


Dust

Director/Writer: J. Adam Brown/Producer: Fraser Ash, Karen Harnisch
Cast: Percy Hynes White, William Ellis, Tammy Isbell,
Vanessa Carter
Length: 13:00
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2018

Isaac begins the process of gender re-assignment while his younger brother Logan must deal with a new sister and the grief of losing his older brother.


Pooling

Director/Writer/Producer: Dawn Westlake
Cast: Markitus
Length: 4:05
Los Angeles, California, United States, 2018

When one takes an ill-advised leap of faith into the void, the body breaks. It takes a pooling of the deepest resources of the spirit to reconstruct the man.


Deep Blue

Director/Writer/Producer: Sarah Gignac
Length: 2:40
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2019

The music playing on a staticy radio inspires a woman in the midst of domestic duties to day dream.


Wildfire

Director/Writer: Bretten Hannam/ Producer: Gharrett Patrick Paon
Cast: Guillermo Knockwood, Bobby Pierro, Avery Winters-Anthony, Brodie Peterson
Length: 12:00
Bear River, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2018

Stalked by his abusive white father, a rebellious Mi’kmaw runaway meets a two-spirit teenager drawn to his journey. As he learns the Mi’kmaw language and culture from his new companion a deeper bond begins to grow between them.


the irving tower

Director/Writer/Producer: Olivia King
Length: 2:52
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2019

the irving tower captures an organic, gossipy conversation-something that is so integral to P.E.I. Through the conversation, you are given access to some of the island’s concerns. Just like in conversation with any islander, people talk around the issues without addressing them directly.


Phantasm

Director/Writer/Producer: Molly Bowes
Length: 1:46
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2019

Through a series of hypnotic images shot on Super 8, the concept of a nightmare is explored.


Solastalgia

Director: Millefiore Clarkes/Writer: Millefiore Clarkes, Tanya Davis/Producer: Emma Fugate
Cast: Rebecca Parent, Tanya Davis, Kaelyn Wiseman, Zachary Wiseman
Length: 12:43
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 2019

This lyrical, dramatic film explores the anguish that climate change and a global state of uncertainty can impart upon the human psyche.

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November 9
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2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Venue

Charlotte Street Arts Centre
732 Charlotte Street
Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 1M5 Canada
Website:
http://www.charlottestreetarts.ca