Limina is the short film by Florian Halbedl and Joshua M. Ferguson. It is centred on gender fluid child, Alessandra and the people living in the surrounding neighbourhood. The film was recently privately shown in the Chan Centre.
Patterson’s Wager is about Charles, an average insurance adjuster with a sudden ability to see two minutes into the future, created the relatable, intelligent, and artistically-satisfying project that attracted much of his cast and crew.
VIFF’s Canadian line-up continues to impress with the sheer quality and magnitude of truly cinematic productions, and Tricks on the Dead is no exception.
“We should know what we are asking of our troops when we send them to fight overseas,” said Paul Gross, director and co-star on the film Hyena Road, during his Q and A session after the film.
The petition appealed to several governmental representatives in Switzerland to not provide funding for the film, hoping to end the production process before it had even begun. In reaction to this attack, the filmmakers said "religious dogma should never have the power to influence cultural production," marking the petition as a clear attempt at censorship.
Daloy Puso aimed to connect Filipino youth to professionals successful in their own fields in order to inspire youth to think about higher education.
Limina follows a gender-fluid child, Alessandra, who explores the lives of inhabitants of a village and take part in a woman’s time of mourning.
“There’s not a lot of places you can sell ... For us, our major goal is to just get into the world through festivals.”