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SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 7pm CONFLUENCE Mother Kuskokwim, Tim Guthrie, USA, 21m, Doc This is a film about southwestern Alaska and the Indigenous Yupik people who live there. Exacerbated by isolation, extreme temperatures, and the enormous costs of goods and services, this region suffers from some of the worst poverty in th USA. All of this takes place in the context of a wild and largely intact tundra wilderness, which is currently threatened by planetary warming. It Goes, Brandon Doherty, USA, 4m, Experimental This pinhole landscape is a circular journey from the lake to the surrounding urban environment. Fred Heads, Aaron Floresco, MB, 15m, Doc Iconic children’s performer, Fred Penner has been thrilling young audiences for decades. But recently, Fred started performing concerts for adults at universities, bars and pubs. See what happens when his long-time adult fans become children again. 25