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Shorts | Blood is Thicker Than Water - Sat, 10am GFF2018

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Gimli Unitarian Church - Aspire Theatre

76 Second Ave.

MB R0C1B0

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Short stories that bring families together and also tear them apart. Relying on humour and sensitivity these films explore the ties that bind. Thanks to Johnston Group, ACTRA Manitoba & the Directors Guild of Canada for sponsoring this collection of local and Canadian shorts!

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FIDDLING NEURON
Lesley Nakonechny | Manitoba | 2017 | 2 M
How can a loved one with Alzheimer’s occasionally come alive again when playing music? This question fuelled the director’s desire to understand how the illness manifests itself and what stories it represents.

MY DEAD DAD’S PORNO TAPES
Charlie Tyrell | Ontario | 2017 | 14 M
Trying to better understand his late father, Charlie Tyrell decides to go through his belongings— including a collection of porno tapes—in this moving exploration of dif cult family relationships.

CRÈME DE MENTHE
Jean-Marc E. Roy | Philippe David Gagné | Quebec | 2017 | 23 M
A young woman returns to her hometown after the death of her hoarder father and must empty his house. She tries to find out what her specific place is among this multitude of memories.

DEAR HATETTS
Kerry Barber | Yukon | 2017 | 6 M
Dear Hatetts is a personal account of a relationship torn apart by a suspected lie. Told in the form of a letter to a family, it is accompanied by documentary images of the filmmaker’s life.

AS WE ARE
Julie Epp | Manitoba | 2017 | 4 M
A story about family secrets and the courage to be who we truly are. As We Are explores gender roles and gender identity.

VIKA
Christain Borys / Marta Iwanek | Ontario | 2017 | 26 M
Vika is left conflicted when her sister moves from Ukraine to Canada—both overjoyed by her sister’s new life and deeply saddened to be separated from the only family she has left.


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