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This previously unreleased, 35 minute documentary film that takes you deep into the bowels of Winnipeg's punk and hardcore underground circa the mid 2000's. "The Manitoba Connection" provides a rare, lightening-in-a-bottle snapshot of DIY subculture as it is on the Canadian Prairie, marked by geographical isolation, brutal winters, and a history of working class politics.
A hypochondriac, a failed comedian, a loner and two naive stoners seek an escape from their pitiful and mundane existence.
A man who works out of his basement witnesses a terrible crime and feels an inability to take action when needed. Based on the award winning short story by Writer Matthew Etches.
Pick a Card, Any Card is an entertaining look at the little-known Winnipeg industry of magic, it's roots and how it has influenced the entire magic world.
Manitoba has been named the "Slurpee Capital of the World" for the last 15 years and have been rewarded with "Free Slurpee Day" on July 11th, the company's anniversary. A group of ultra-distance runners, lead by veteran marathoner Scott Burton, have turned their passion for running, Slurpees, and Winnipeg into an underground event called "The Slurpee Run".
JANA is a fading B-movie actress who was famous for her roles in Amazon movies playing a variety of pre-Xena warrior-princesses. Nearing 40, she is desperately trying to keep her leg in the B-movie game and decides to pursue her fading career with a zealous fervor. But new roles are elusive and the clock is ticking. Will she admit defeat or finally get her break?
A family invites a stranger over for dinner and to participate in family game night. The stranger quickly learns this is a game he has never played before.
This film follows Montreal-based thrash-metal band "Dealer" over the course of one weekend, for shows in both Toronto and the bands hometown of Windsor, Ontario. You can expect some gnarly skateboarding sessions, brutal pit action, and wicked tunes along the way! Are you ready for a weekend with Dealer?
When Dean Pizzaferado's two fun-loving and eccentric best friends have a falling out, he stops at nothing to get them back together, but as this alcohol fueled night goes on, secrets start to spill as Dean tries to hold on to what's left of these friendships - all this one hour before his wedding.
Canadian Wrestling's Elite is a burgeoning organization run by Danny "Hotshot" Duggan. See the action on their western Canada tour as he aims to make CWE a nationally touring company.
Bunky Blum is picked on in school and bullied relentlessly by the other kids. During lunch hours he and his mentally ill Mother visit a 83 year old train, now a caged monument in the center of a children's park. The train talks to Bunky who believes that the train will break out of its confines and save him from the bullies of the schoolyard.
In the near future ceilings have been replaced by omnipresent TV's. In the mass media Cannibalism is being hyped as the latest trend in people's day to day lives. Ma, Pa and Wilberforce are your typical North American family. They are obese, over consuming and have a big screen TV on their kitchen ceiling. Life doesn't change much for this family unit, Pa goes to his job at the meat shop, Ma works her dead end job and lately Wilberforce has been staying at home because he is sick. However, when Wilberforce suggests eating Pa for dinner ALL HELL BREAKS LOOSE.
A man is tortured both mentally and physically by his television. As the man is suffering, the television plays commercials representing his life, both past and present.
Intel is the story of Allison, a young woman who joined the army and became a dental hygienist. Allison is sick and tired of her job and would like to switch to the more exciting trade of intelligence officer. However, her family is not as supportive as she had hoped they would be. Is it worth risking her marriage and disappointing her mother? What will it really be like to hold a job that doesn't allow you to tell anyone where you are or what you are doing?
Daniel moves into a Seniors' residence because he is lonely. There he meets Violet and they fall in love. However, Violet's daughter-in-law does not approve of her starting a new relationship and does everything in her power to keep them apart. How much autonomy are seniors given to make their own decisions? At what point do they cease to be capable of making personal choices?
A woman arrives home late in the evening from a weeklong stay at her parents. As she arrives, she is a bit unsettled by a note that is left in her mailbox setting the tone for a dark ominous series of events as she settles in for the night.
Clive, Eddie, Sammy, Tracey, Gomer and Adrian , a close-knit group of "headbanging" friends all have an equal passion for Heavy Metal music, partying and experimenting with the occult and supernatural. When the mutilated body of murdered 12 year-old Mikey Gay (brother of the Hellrats' feared, trouble-making gang-leader Vinny) surfaces in Sammy's "Satanic Enshrined" bedroom, all six become prime suspects in the murder. Did one of the six teenagers take their interests in Black Magic a little too far? Or was Mikey murdered at the hands of someone else? This coming of age tale represents a different side of the 80's that has never been chronicled until now...
Chicago Phil travels through his past relations butchering them in horrific ways. Frank, a veteran cop leads Jimmy through his first case trying to piece together the seemingly unrelated crimes. The two paths converge in hilarious fashion through inept bungling on both sides