Yorkton Short Film Library 123

Headshot: Jessica Collins, Actress
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Actress Jessica Collins attends Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Los Angeles. Find out more about Jessica at www.imdb.com/name/nm0172385/. All images © Dan Raustadt www.biggerpictureimages.com. All rights reserved.

V112-99
MYTHOMANIA: Drumming Away False
Ideas
Multicultural/Race Relations
23:50
Prod. Co.: Native Counselling Services of
Alberta
By challenging and exploring myths, especially
those with racial and cultural overtones, we
show they exist in every culture. Falsehoods can
no longer hide behind the ignorance of
Mythomaniacs.

V378-01
NAIL
Commercials
00:29
Prod. Co.: Yellowknife Films
The challenge was to make a PSA that would
appeal to teenagers on a very limited budget. I
had done chroma-key sets before but never had
worked with an animator creating the entire
background. We both learned a lot and
budgeted well…

V131-06
NAKED ARCHAEOLOGIST, THE: Ep. 1
Delilah’s People/Ep. 2 Who invented the
alphabet?
Documentary Series
23:50
Associated Producers (AP)
This series follows Simcha Jacobovici as he
uncovers the lost treasures and biblical mysteries of
the ancient western world. Features the untold story
of Delilah’s and Goliath’s tribe and the evolution of
the alphabet from ancient cave scrawlings to
contemporary urban graffiti.

V117-98
NAN’S TAXI
Drama
23:24
Prod. Co.: Charles Bishop Productions
Nan is the dispatcher at A One Car Cab Company
in rural Nova Scotia. When a new driver is needed
in a hurry, she seizes the opportunity to reunite her
feuding grandsons.

V178-00
NANJING NIGHTMARES
Documentary History
46:37
Prod. Co.: 4 Square Productions Canada
Ltd./Jiangsu Television
Station
The Japanese subjugation of the Chinese capitol of
Nanjing in 1937 is one of the most brutal and
sadistic acts of war in human history. This is the
story of the Nanjing massacre told through four
generations of the Wang family.

V307-06-W
NATURE OF THINGS, THE: Passion and Fury:
The Emotional Brain – Fear, Love
Documentary Series
45:34
CBC Television/ABC
Series
‘Passion and Fury: The Emotional Brain’ explores
the science of human emotion, the neurological,
hormonal and chemical mechanisms of four distinct
emotions: love, fear, anger and happiness. ‘Fear’:
The primary survival instinct. It’s powered by
adrenalin and cortisol, drugs that can paralyse us or
give us superhuman strength.
‘Love’: Love is the emotion that all humans want to
experience. Powered by a lusty cocktail of
dopamine, adrenaline and serotonin, love is the
euphoric emotion that brings humans together and
gives us the comfort and security we need to
survive through to old age.

V310-06
NATURE OF THINGS, THE: Passion and Fury:
The Emotional Brain – Fear
Documentary Science/Medicine
45:34
CBC Television/ABC
The primary survival instinct. It’s powered by
adrenalin and cortisol, drugs that can paralyse us or
give us superhuman strength. Fear helps guide our
behavior, but it’s also the source of the crippling
anxiety disorders that plague modern society.

V306-95
NATURE WALK: Buffalo Pound Provincial
Park
Educational/Instructional
25:00
Prod. Co.: Soma Television Limited
Sue Ellen Fast takes viewers on a nature walk at
Buffalo Pound Provincial Park to discover the
unique natural aspects of the park.

V305-95
NATURE WALK: Fraser River Delta
Science/Nature
25:00
Prod. Co.: Soma Television Limited
Nature Interpreter, Sue Ellen Fast, takes viewers
on a walk around Fraser River Delta.

V300-03
NATURE’S SECRETS
Science/Nature
46:00
Prod. Co.: Exploration Production Inc.
We’re not as smart as we think – nature is way
ahead of us. If we could learn what three billion
years of evolution has developed we could
revolutionize our lives. There is a small group of
scientists who are looking to nature to reveal
these secrets.

V383-05
NAVIGATING DISABILITY INSURANCE
Documentary Short Subject
13:00
Prod. Co.: Canadian Mental Health Association,
BC Division
Short documentary describing the challenges of
securing workplace disability coverage for
people
with mental illnesses in the workplace, the
impact on 3 people’s lives, and recommendations
for insurers and employers on improving access.

V256-06
NAVIGUER DANS LES GLACES
Documentary Short Subject
19:57
Radio-Canada
A team from Discovery followed a commercial
vessel on the Saguenay and filmed the work of
the Canadian Coast Guard’s icebreakers in the
estuary. This is a reportage on the people
impassioned by winter navigation in Quebec and
on the technical domain.

V108-02
NEAR TO NATURE’S HEART
Documentary History
51:00
Prod. Co.: Live Wire Video Productions
Near to Nature’s Heart explores the diverse
lives of eight First Nation, Metis and Euro-
Canadian women who lived and worked in the
area of Waskesiu in the early 20th Century. It
shows how their relationship to the land shaped
their lives and helped to write the history of the
region.

V236-05
NEAT#2-018″C is for Clutter”/NEAT#2-019
“Dirty Little Secret”
Documentary Series
21:30
Prod. Co.: Neat Productions
Shows the emotional and physical journey of
decluttering peoples homes. From a pre-teen
and her mom who need help letting go of the
past to a couple whose clutter is causing panic
attacks and keeping visitors at bay, NEAT
tackles it all.

Headshot: Rebecca De Mornay, Actress
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Actress Rebecca de Mornay attends Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Los Angeles. All images © Dan Raustadt www.biggerpictureimages.com. All rights reserved.

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