After years of leaving her hometown to pursue her passion for music, Nicole, a mid-twenties now successful pianists goes back in an attempt to reconnect with the town she left behind… And the people in it. In that, she’ll meet again with her grandfather Frank, a once strong, powerful man[…]
A grandfather sneaks out for one last night of freedom under the stars. A pit stop to give his grandson his prized Electromatic guitar turns into a pivotal moment for both of them as they reflect on the role music has played in each of their lives. Director’s Statement Electromatic[…]
A young girl’s fantasy adventure with her grandfather allows her to come to terms with his illness.
To move forward, we must look back. After the death of his grandfather (Oupa), Jan locks himself inside his grandparent’s house – determined to hold onto their memory. The limbo Jan finds himself in proves to be the catalyst for inspiration as he discovers possessions within the house that will[…]
A vengeful father suspects that his mentally disabled daughter has been the victim of sexual abuse and confronts the caregiver he believes to be guilty. A Swedish psychological thriller inspired by old Twilight Zone episodes.
Above the quiet Bellery suburb lives a mysterious Doctor in an old, deteriorating factory. Mary is curious. Factory 91 takes place in a mythical suburb called Bellery. Twelve year-old Mary lives with her older sister, Katherine, and her catatonic Grandfather. And above them, atop a tall hill on the outskirts[…]
Uyir is an emotional short 3D animated film about a loving grandfather and granddaughter. Things take a nasty turn when masked men enter his house and take him away to an unknown place. He must find his way back to his granddaughter but all is not what it seems!
A discussion of the memories between a grand father and his grand daughter. Les éphémères is a smooth and calming film created by Nils Caneele in 3 days for the Montreal Kabaret Kino 2013. Rather than creating a regular linear movie, Nils decide to step out the routine and create[…]
An Alzheimer’s sufferer desperately tries to put together the pieces of his past. Memory might unknowingly be our most fragile asset, as it often fades away with age, and at a frightening pace for those struck with Alzheimer. Filmmaker Matthew Thorne decided to reach a state of mind that not[…]
With winter on his heels and the sound of a passing carnival on the wind, Peter disregards his grandfather’s warnings and runs away from home. A chance encounter with a pair of carnies in the woods could be his ticket to keeping his head in the clouds… if he can[…]