Pendance Film Festival | Masters of the Camera
551 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, ON M4S 2M5, Canada
The Opening Screening at Pendance may very well be the greatest 7-film short block ever assembled. Featuring 6 Canadian Premieres, 'Masters of the Camera' is an exhibition of some of the best show-don't-tell storytelling, featuring some of the most visually engaging and dynamic stories you'll see all year.
All These Creatures | Charles Williams | AustraliaThe 2018-Palme d’Or winner about an adolescent boy who attempts to untangle his memories of a mysterious infestation, the unravelling of his father, and the little creatures inside us all.
Mascarpone | Jonas Riemer | GermanyFrancis, the dreamy film projectionist, accidentally crashes into the limousine of gangster boss Mascarpone. Suddenly he finds himself in a mobster film.
Samuel David | Nenad Cicin-Sain | USA Samuel David returns from a four-year tour in Iraq after his base is attacked. As he struggles to piece his life together, he finds the life he left behind is no longer one that he belongs to.
The Woodkin | Matuesz Motyka | Poland After ten years of absence, Krzysiek takes his son for a hunting trip where he does everything to win the boy back. While two men are getting closer some lines get crossed. The Woodkin wakes up.
Ready | Melissa Farman | USA A reclusive mother and her young son celebrate the end of their relationship before she releases him into the world. 93 Miles | Noah Canvan | USAThe night after defecting Cuba, a baseball player and his girlfriend are held up in a Mexican hotel room. The tension rises as the two become claustrophobic in this stressful situation that they are stuck in.
Human Sun | Carl Bird McLaughlin | USAA spiritual leader and motivational speaker attempts to give hope to a grieving young man all the while questioning himself and the value of what he's doing.