Spotlight on homegrown cinema
| 65 minutes | 2017
Chantal Akerman-on-acid for this life crisis tale set in the age of new information technologies. As a cargo spaceship threatens to plummet down to Earth, young artist Claire is having a difficult winter. For her début fiction, Sophie Bédard Marcotte adapts the intimacy and visual style of Chantal Akerman to the concerns of the Millennials in this daringly experimental narrative.IN PRESENCE OF THE FILM CREWIN COMPETITIONWORLD PREMIERE
An unusual film dedicated to the maker of La Jetée, the most legendary of unknown filmmakers. With his experimental, evocative, poetic docu- mentaries,...
CANADA | 65 minutes | 2017
A warm, compassionate story of female emancipation set in Vancouver’s Chinese community is well served by two talented actresses. Twenty-three years...
Genders, generations and cultures collide in this comedy about the modern family unit. A South Asian transgender woman sees her life flipped on its head...
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