2015 DCISFF Program - Page 23

SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 4pm FIRST EYES at Dänojà Zho Cultural Centre, Front & York ROBERTA, Caroline Monnet, Quebec, 9m, Drama Housewife and grandmother Roberta struggles to fit the conformist society she lives in and turns to amphetamines to cure her boredom. AVILIAQ, Alethea Arnaquq-Baril, NU, 15m, Drama Set in a 1950’s Inuit community, Aviliaq tells the story of two Inuit lesbians struggling to stay together in a new world run by outsiders. VESSEL, Terril Calder, Ontario, 1m, Animation A decaying body reflects the greed and desire of man in this boldly compelling meditation on violence. PILGRIMS, Marie Clements, BC, 7m, Drama Visceral and haunting, director Marie Clements crafts a visual poem that traverses the underworld to reveal one man’s unsettling journey to his last living moments. WAKENING, Danis Goulet, Ontario, 9m, Drama In the aftermath of a brutal military occupation, Cree warrior Weesagechak braves an a