Experimentation. Transcendence. Rapture.
| 86 minutes | 2018
An adrift and alienated couple’s struggles blur into enchanting and mysterious Irish landscapes. Deliberately melodramatic, yet bold and experimental in visual style, Phantom Islands walks the very fine line between documentary and fiction, challenging the limits of each. To the backdrop of a lush sound design, Rouzbeh Rashidi's camera looms over eerie and distorted landscapes, escalating the tension between the two characters to the point where they vanish into the hazy islands. CANADIAN PREMIEREQ&A with the filmmaker on October 4th
A fascinating assemblage of stories portraying multiple generations of Jamaicans, presented in three acts mirroring the three trimesters of one woman’s...
UNITED STATES , Jamaica | 86 minutes | 2018
Off the shores of Oaxaca, the past rumbles just below the ocean’s surface. The characters of the Faust legend mingle with the locals in a setting...
MEXICO , Canada | 86 minutes | 2018
The play of light and shadow during one night reveals or conceals the story we long to follow. Paulo works by night as a security guard on a building site....
PORTUGAL | 86 minutes | 2018
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