Yorkton Short Film Library 114

Oqoqo Moving Day!
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We moved the OQOQO robson store on foot. Rather than using cars and trucks, 70 of us lululemon and oqoqo folks physically moved all the oqoqo goods to the flagship store on 4th ave.

V253-04
MEN OF THE DEEPS
Documentary Social/Political
51:36
Prod. Co: John Walker Productions Ltd
Men of the Deeps is a moving portrait of a group
of former miners gathered together because of
their love of song.

V369-01
MEN OF VALOUR: Heros Of The Victoria
Cross
Documentary History
60:00
Prod. Co.: Partners In Motion
Men of Valour is The Story of six Victoria
Cross recipients; re-enacted, each story has its
own ten-minute segment, including the story of
the only surviving Canadian recipient. Personal
reminiscences, photos, news footage, newspaper
clippings etc., and full-scale battle re-enactments
have been used to tell these incredible stories of
valour.

V478-97
MEN SHOW, THE
Multicultural/Race Relations
52:00
Prod. Co.: Knowledge Network
The premise of the men’s show was to put six
interesting men in a comfortable setting and let
them discuss matters that concern all men. The
Toronto Star describes it as: “… an unscripted
drama.”

V180-03
MENTE ALTERADA
Drama
09:30
Prod. Co.: Smak-Dab Productions
The line between fantasy and reality is blurred as
a Spanish actress recollects her past with a notso-
famous B-movie producer.

V142-02
MENTUCK
Documentary Short Subject
13:40
Prod. Co.: CBC
A documentary about questionable police
undercover tactics in eliciting first degree
murder charges in the cases to two
unsophisticated and innocent people.

V372-96
MERGING COLOURS
Multicultural/Race Relations
29:37
Prod. Co.: Productions Multi-Monde Inc.
Merging Colours profiles three Montreal
painters of Chinese origin who are confronted
with a culture very different from their own.
Through the eyes of director Belle Wong, we
participate in the meeting of two worlds, West
and East.

V390-97-W
MERWINSVILLE
Experimental
13:05
Prod. Co.: North/South Pictures
A portrait of a European immigrant set in the
great depression, who hopes the train will
reunite him with his lost daughter.

V070-05
MESSENGERS, THE: Connecting to the
Beyond
Documentary Arts/Culture
46:58
Prod. Co.: Cooper Rock Pictures Inc.
The Messengers: Connecting to the Beyond is
a one-hour TV documentary that takes us inside
the lives of three mediums who share what it is
like to have ability to communicate with the
afterlife.

V108-94
MESSIAH
Comedy
20:34
Prod. Co.: IFCO
Two angels of the high fashion variety arrive on
Earth to deliver a holy message to Danny, an
interior decorator. What he doesn’t know is that
he is the new Messiah. Will he take the job?

V031-03
MESTIRIOSO
Drama
10:20
Prod. Co.: Vancouver Film School
Mestirioso, the world’s greatest hypnotist,
becomes obsessed with a bug loving fumigator,
the only woman that has ever resisted his
hypnotic powers.

V039-03
METALLIC: A Fish Film
Experimental
05:05
Prod. Co.: Carole Itter
Draped in a shredded collage of reflective cloth,
an elder fisherwoman observes a school of
silvery fish-like wooden shapes bobbing in the
water which triggers in her an atavistic
compulsion to set a net and begin harvesting
‘fish’.

IV026-01
MEXICAN WAY, THE
Drama
06:05
This video was written and filmed in Spring
2000 and directed by Fernando Kalife. Juan
Menendez is used to get things his way. He will
have a hard time facing his fatal health
examination results.

V403-97
MEXICO: Dead Or Alive
Documentary Over 30 Mins
52:55
Prod. Co.: National Film Board of Canada
Mexico is a land of violence, according to Mario
Rojas Alba who fled to Montreal as a political
refugee after surviving a brutal physical assault.
During a cautious trip home, he guides us through
workings of political repression and violence in
Mexico.

V052-95
MG DREAMS
Comedy
19:50
Prod. Co.: Incandescent Films
A 17-year-old boy goes for a magical ride in a
fabulous red MG with his dream girl, but reality
intrudes, forcing him to confront the forces which
define him as the boy he is, so he can become the
man he was meant to be.

V252-95
MI’KMAQ FAMILY
Multicultural/Race Relations
32:30
Prod. Co.: National Film Board of Canada
Raised in a small town, Catherine Anne Martin sets
out to explore the deep roots of her Mikmaq
traditions in the heart of Cape Breton. Like many
young First Nations people today, she is looking to
the ways of the past for guidance in raising her
children.

V856-92-W
MICHAEL
Music Video
04:18
Prod. Co.: Midnight Productions Ltd.
After the death of his wife, a father finds himself
faced with the challenges and joys of bringing up
his young son on his own. Through the years
together they share good times and bad but
ultimately the son has to make his own way in life.

V315-02
MICHAEL JORDAN
Commercials
00:30
Prod. Co.: White Iron
This commercial was part of a series of 28 x 30 sec.
announcements created for ESPN to celebrate Black
History Month.

Moving Tip #28
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Make lots of friends before you move.

The peril here is subtle. The warning really is beware of the unexpected gift ;-)

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