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Lost Love: Animated Shorts

Lost Love: Animated Shorts (1hr)

@ Gallery 101 (51B Young Street)

SUNDAY Aug. 13, 1:30pm

•$5/program or $10/all films for the afternoon

•Tickets available at the Door

•Donations Welcome

•Snacks & Cash Bar

How To Steal A Canoe

Amanda Strong • 4:10 • 2016 • Canada • English

Rescuing a canoe from a museum and returning it to the lake it was meant to be with, and on a deeper level, of stealing back the precious parts of us, that were always ours in the first place.

Four Faces of the Moon

Amanda Strong (Michif)• 12:56 • 2016 • Canada • French & Cree

Peeling back the layers of Canada's colonial history, this intricate stop-motion animation highlights Canada's extermination of the buffalo as a means to control the original inhabitants of the land.

Jane & the Wolf

Nadine Arpin (Métis) • 9:45 • 2016 • Canada • English

In the 1960s, a lone wolf was stalking Pagwa River. Every attempt to kill the wolf failed. Jane recognized the wolf as a spirit sign from the ancestors. Ridiculed for her beliefs, Jane set out alone to kill the wolf using the old ways.

Missing Offering

Raymond Caplin (Mi'kmaq)• 2:07 • 2016 • Eng. w/ Fr. Subs.

A young hunter learns an important lesson after forgetting the offering in the woods. Missing Offering is based on a Mi'kmaq legend of the stone dwarves called Pukulatmuj or Wiklatmu'j.

The Owl and the Lemming

Roselynn Akulukjuk (Inuit) • 3:33 • 2016 • Canada • English

A young owl catches a lemming to eat, and learns why pride and arrogance are to be avoided.

Ukaliq and Kalla Go Fishing

Nadia Mike (Inuit) • 5:01 • 2017 • Canada • English

A lemming and an arctic hare spend the day ice fishing, and show the importance of being kind, thoughtful, and prepared for whatever comes.

Boneca de Ataúro: Searching for the Lost Love

David Palazón • Co-produced w/ the Boneca de Ataúro Women’s Cooperative •.20:12 • 2016 • Timor-Leste • Portuguese

On a mission to get her loved one back, a handmade rag doll called Ataurina searches for her abducted partner. On the way, she encounters unexpected dangers and meets curious characters through some of the most beautiful locations in Ataúro island (South East Asia).