Spotlight on homegrown cinema
| 78 minutes | 2017
Delicate and heartrending portrait of a young woman and her tumultuous relationship with her mother. While preparing for a career-making performance, a 22-year-old musician is thrown for a loop when her eccentric yet fragile mother makes a reappearance. After a series of short films, Kristina Wagenbauer delivers a funny yet painful debut feature that packs an emotional wallop magnified by Jean-Sébastien Williams’s haunting score.IN THE PRESENCE OF THE TEAM
A long healing process is chronicled in this documentary that captures the spirit of a people coming to grips with a traumatic history. Innu Nikamu is the...
CANADA | 78 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,...
Inheritance, family bonds and identity are at the heart of this coming-of-age story based on the novel by Richard Wagamese. Spanning several decades, the...
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