Cod Host 2011: A celebration of documentary refused by Hot Docs
When: Thursday, April 28, 2011, 7pm to 9pm
Where: Ryerson University, RCC 80 Gould Street, Room RCC 201, at the NE corner of Gould and Church, Toronto
SCHEDULE (IN ORDER OF SCREENING)
Project Title: Hand to Hand
Director/Producer: Tamás Wormser
Production Company: Artesian Films
Summary of Project: A sensuous visual odyssey following our ever-moving hands, HAND TO HAND is a poetic celebration of our quintessential tool.
Running Time: 2:40 mins
Project Title: Don Policarpo & I: Travels with a Puppeteer (Spanish language
original: “Don Policarpo & yo: viajes con un titiritero”)
Producer: Nicolas Gulino & Amanda Holmes
Director: Nicolas Gulino
Summary of Project: This film pays homage to a traveling puppet theatre in South America, a family of dedicated artists and their work, and celebrates the magical,
universal and timeless art of puppetry.
Running Time: 44 min.
Project Title: END:CIV
Director/Producer: Franklin López
Production Company: subMedia.TV
Summary of Project: END:CIV examines our culture’s addiction to systematic violence and environmental exploitation, and probes the resulting epidemic of poisoned landscapes and shell-shocked nations. Based in part on Endgame, the best-selling book by Derrick Jensen, END:CIV asks: “If your homeland was invaded by aliens who cut down the forests, poisoned the water and air, and contaminated the food supply, would you resist?”
Running Time: 75 min