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Aurora Gorealis: Curtains

Sat, Oct 12 / 9 pm
Wed, Oct 23 / 7 pm
Directed by Richard Ciupka
1983, Canada, 89 min, 2K Restoration

Introduced by Caelum Vatnsdal, author of They Came From Within: A History of Canadian Horror.

A group of women gather for a weekend casting call at the secluded mansion of director Jonathan Stryker. He’s searching for the perfect woman to play the role of the crazed character “Audra”, and these women are just dying for the chance to play her! Stryker’s last star, Samantha Sherwood, is so determined to get the part – she committed herself to an asylum to prepare for the role. Unfortunately for all, a crazed killer is viciously murdering everyone one by one. Who will survive the final curtain call?

Plays with Chowboys: An American Folktale / Directed by Adam Brooks, 2018, Canada, 8.5 min / In this final curtain call for the Astron-6 collective, three idiots find themselves stranded on the coldest night in recorded history.

Reviews

“the classiest, most chilling thriller to come along in quite a while… rich in surprises of a gripping sensuous nature.”
– The Hollywood Reporter
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Optical Printer One on One Workshop Sessions

Appointment Based One on One Session
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Shoot Some 16mm Film

Camera Orientation Day: Sat. June 1, 2019 – 10 AM – 2 PM (WFG Black Lodge Studio)

Shooting Days: June 3 – July 13, 2019

Processing Day: Sat. July 13 & Sun. July 14 – 10 AM – 2 PM (WFG Media Lab and Platform Dark Room)

Optical Printer Class: Sat. July 20 | 10am - 2pm

Editing: July – August

Screening Date: TBD
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