DECEMBER 18, 5:00PM
Canada | Documentary | 15 min
Director/Writer: Clint Butler
Producer: Clint Butler, Karen Shopsowitz
Cast: Rosalind O'Driscoll
A dash of youth, a pinch of age, and an unrecorded recipe: Mudder's Hands is a charming documentary short centered around the tradition of baking Newfoundland raisin bread.
The Sunny Side
Canada | Documentary | 13 min
Director: Samuel Kilpatrick
Producer: Ben Comeau
Cast: Alfred Engerer
Alfred Engerer, a Toronto native and legendary glass-blower, lives a slow, nostalgia-filled world and invites the audience to reminisce through his musings. Beginning in the late 1970s, Alfred began blowing neon tubes and creating guerrilla art installations under the group, Skunkworks Outlaw Neon.
Canada | Documentary | 35 min
Director: Ted Husband
Producer: Dr. Anne Green, Kaela Morden
Cast: Judith Parsons, Donald Fitzgerald, (Dr.) Morris Moscovitch
Editor Judith Parsons suffered an inoperable subarachnoid brain hemorrhage while chairing a board meeting in 1985 at the age of 43. She stopped breathing twice in the ambulance on route to the hospital, was rushed to emergency surgery and thereafter fell into a deep coma. It was assumed by the attending physicians that Judith would either perish in coma or require institutional care.
No Girls Allowed!
Canada | Documentary | 16 min
Director: Courtney Deelen
Producer: Eric Metzloff
Cast: Angelica LeDrew-Bonvarlez, Seulange M. Houle, Stef Sanjati
An empowering documentary set out to inspire change by calling out toxic sexism in geek culture.
Everyone Needs An Army
Canada | Documentary | 14 min
Director: Biko Franklin
Producer: Deena Archibald, Neil W Leduke, Linda Leigh
Cast: Edward Pottle, Jake Tran, Patricia Skol