Friday, April 6, 11:30 pm - 12:30 am
Can It Be You
Ilse Gassinger, Ontario, Canada , 2 min 22 sec
A film based on the song by Geoffrey Shea. Film artists were commisioned by Gigi Minor to produce works based on their music rather than the more traditional inverse relationship of music to film.
30 Minutes or Less
Graham Stark, British Columbia, Canada, 6 min 16 sec
Graham is a gritty, hard-boiled man of action whose luck has run out.
Walk That Way
Philip Hoffman, Ontario, Canada, 4 min
A film starring Mike Hoolboom. Commissioned by Gigi Minor as an interpretation of the song by Geoffery Shea.
Mr. Schwartz, Mr. Hazen & Mr. Horlocker
Stefan Mueller, Germany, 7 min 40 sec
Disturbed by the loud noise of one of his neighbours, Mr. Schwarz calls the police. We’re soon given access to se what really happened in every apartment: The history of a butterfly-effect. (OIAF)
Dave Monahan, USA, 6 min
An experimental musical western starring John Wayne and Roy Rogers. Lawman saves outlaw; lawman loses outlaw; lawman becomes outlaw. Found footage gleaned from over 20 public domain films was edited, composited, and set to Don Robertson’s classic 1964 story-song to spawn this rapid-fire saga of male bonding with a vengeance. (RR)
Ole Giaever, Norway , 10 min
Arild runs into Kjell by accident, the father of a former class mate. They haven't met in twenty years and now they're alone in the mountains. Controversies surface as Kjell confronts Arild with issues from the past. (Award winner 2007 Tromso Film Festival)
Ewan Telford California USA, 25 min
Dorothy Willard, delinquent offspring of the Vietnam War, is dispatched from Kansas to go deep into the American desert with orders to hunt down and “terminate with extreme prejudice” her absent and insane US Army father — codenamed ‘The Wizard’…