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Films & Schedules - BRITISH COLUMBIA

DEAD HOOKER IN A TRUNK

Fri, Nov 12, 2010
at 9 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)
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DEAD HOOKER IN A TRUNK

DIRECTOR: JEN SOSKA, SYLVIA SOSKA - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VANCOUVER)

(NAR) DEAD HOOKER IN A TRUNK is the unexpected first feature film written and directed by identical twin sisters Jen and Sylvia Soska. Four friends set out on an everyday errand and end up in a fight for their lives when they discover the body of a dead hooker in their trunk. Led by a sexy, impulsive badass; her distant geek twin sister; their Bible-thumping, Jesus-loving goody two shoes friend; and a chaotic, rock star, junkie pal, the group has to put aside their differences to dispose of the body before they are next. Facing off against persistent police, a...

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FROG

Fri, Nov 5, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Wed, Nov 10, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

FROG

DIRECTOR: AUSTIN ANDREWS - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VANCOUVER)

(NAR) A relationship comes into focus and then back out again all in one long take. “Just how the Prince became a Frog.”—GD.

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HOW EUNICE GOT HER BABY

Sat, Nov 6, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Thu, Nov 11, 2010
at 8:45 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

HOW EUNICE GOT HER BABY

DIRECTOR: ANA VALINE - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VANCOUVER)

(NAR) Young Flo’s thermostat is “cranked up high,” leading her to the wild life that answers the title’s question.

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MUMBLES

Fri, Nov 5, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Wed, Nov 10, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

MUMBLES

DIRECTOR: RICK RAXLEN - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VICTORIA)

(ANI) Raxlen’s hand-drawn animation sits in with Oscar Peterson. “An abstract, heartfelt illustration of great music.”—GD.

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POINT NO POINT

Fri, Nov 5, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Wed, Nov 10, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

POINT NO POINT

DIRECTOR: JENNIFER CAMPBELL - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VANCOUVER)

(EXP) The artist trudges into the Pacific Ocean to become a human lighthouse. “A movie for waders lost in darkness at land’s end.”—GD.

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SAVAGE

Sat, Nov 6, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Thu, Nov 11, 2010
at 8:45 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

SAVAGE

DIRECTOR: LISA JACKSON - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VANCOUVER)

(NAR) A musical take on the First Nation residential school experience. “A beautiful and surprising Ghost Dance.”—GD.

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SHI-SHI-ETKO

Sat, Nov 6, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

Thu, Nov 11, 2010
at 8:45 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

SHI-SHI-ETKO

DIRECTOR: KATE KROLL - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VANCOUVER)

(NAR) The policy of sending First Nation children away to residential school is brought home through a young girl treasuring her last days with her family.

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SHOT ON BLOOD

Mon, Nov 8, 2010
at 7 PM (Whitsell Auditorium)

SHOT ON BLOOD

DIRECTOR: OLIVER HOCKENHULL - BRITISH COLUMBIA (VANCOUVER)

(EXP) Hockenhull’s description of his new experimental documentary only hints at his provocative image-making: “About Representation Today–analog/binary–& electricity & hydro power & British Columbia & the beginnings of cinema via Eadweard Muybridge & the energy certificates of the Technocracy party & the absolute value of noise & the year 1957 & regional modernism & the Big Bang & Vermeer’s ‘Milk Maid’ & Poincare recurrence theorem & the great Canadian cowboy singer Wilf Carter & Western Culture & the concept of Grace in Catholic painting & the Tathagatas of Buddhism & Boris Karloff as Frankenstein reaching for the light.”

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