2015 DCISFF Program - Page 14

FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 9:30 UP RIVER Roll Out Save Tail, John Woods, BC, 3m, Documentary In 2010, Technicolor closed its film lab in Vancouver – the first step of what would become a very quick worldwide retreat. Within three years, Kodak was bankrupt and Technicolor closed its Hollywood lab. The day before the wreckers came, I toured what was left of the Vancouver lab. Arcadia, Rick Fisher, Manitoba, 5m, Experimental Arcadia uncovers some unpleasant truths about idealized pastoral landscapes. Mend and Make Do Bexie Bush, UK, 8m, animation Cup of tea? Come and take a seat in Lyn’s cosy front room, hear her story of wartime love and watch as her belongings come alive with the hope, fear and humour of one spirited lady. Schedryck, Kalli Paakspuu, ON, 4m, Experimental Shchedryk is designed to pulse with the centuries long resistance of Ukrainians to colonization. A dance of colour, tone, line and rhythm, in the spirit of Canadian experimental animator Norman McLaren, featuring jazz artist Paul Hoffert in a piano improvisation of the song named, ‘Shchedryk’. 12