Yorkton Short Film Library 185

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V009-01
THREE LIVES OF KATE
Drama
18:00
Prod. Co.: Faust Films
Seven-year-old Kate is running through a field
when she is stopped in her tracks by a sudden
urge to touch a tree five times. Thus begins a
life-long struggle with obsessive compulsive
disorder, a strange and fascinating disease of
rituals and doubts.

V043-02
THREE SISTERS ON MOON LAKE
Performing Arts/Entertainment
21:45
Prod. Co.: Canadian Film Centre
Caught up in their rich, interior world, three
young Chinese-Canadian sisters discover the
beauty and tragedy of the imagination.

V204-99
THRESHOLD, THE/Seuil, Le
Animation
08:01
Prod. Co.: National Film Board of Canada
A tinkle of piano notes punctuates this short
film, without words, about a hinted departure.

V325-97
THROUGH MY EYES
Experimental
14:00
Prod. Co.: Blazing Trail Productions
After a sexual assault, Miss Aimee, seeking
justice takes her offender to court. Once there
she soon discovers the priority of the courts to
be based on performance and not on the truth.

V086-05
THROUGH THE EYES OF ARTISTS
Documentary Arts/Culture
51:00
Prod. Co.: Arthouse Productions
Through the Eyes of Artists offers a rare and
magical glimpse into the world of a group of
artists with developmental disabilities. Over the
course of a year the film follows the feisty
collective as they struggle to overcome personal
conflict and doubt to create art that delivers a
powerful social message. But who will listen?

V138-98
THUNDER IN THE VALLEY
Documentary History
20:30
Prod. Co.: McCloskey Productions Inc.
This video plays in the visitor centre at a
historic coal mine in the Drumheller Valley of
Alberta. It is intended to bring to life the coalmining
era and the lives of the coal-miners, for
visitors to the valley.

V321-97
TIERRA MADRE
Documentary Over 30 Mins
54:00
Prod. Co.: Productions B’Alba
This is about the reality of rural life in
Guatemala.

V361-05
TIES THAT BIND
Documentary Social/Political
55:00
Prod. Co.: Force Four Entertainment, NFB
John Ritchie takes a first-hand look at a family’s
struggle to let go, when every instinct compels
them to hang on. The film reveals raw emotion
and surprising humour, the complexity around
one man’s transition to a more independent life.

V184-99
TIES THAT BIND
Educational/Instructional
27:00
Prod. Co.: Coming Home Films Inc.
Ties That Bind is a visually rich documentary
shot on location in Canada and Vietnam. On the
surface it is about the collaborative projects of
two universities. But the real heart of the
production lies in the stories of the people
involved.

V100-01
TIGHT
Comedy
10:00
Prod. Co.: Nifeo Partnership Short Films Program
It’s a small town with a small arts community -when
things are this tight- is there any escape from a bad
melodrama?

V085-05
TILLENIUS: The Art of Nature
Documentary Biography
48:00
Prod. Co.: Karvonen Films Ltd.
The art of nature chronicles the life of Clarence
Tillenius, an artist who overcame the odds to live
an extraordinary life studying wildlife and
translating nature into art. He would come face to
face with nature to make his paintings come alive.

V180-05
TILTING
Documentary Arts/Culture
08.45
Prod. Co.: David W. Craig
A snapshot of the Town of Tilting, a fishing village
on Fogo Island, Newfoundland. The architecture
and material culture characteristic to the village has
been the subject of study for architect Robert
Mellin for almost 20 years. The village has taken up
the project of restoring and preserving its heritage
buildings for over a decade and has been designated
a provincial and federal heritage site.

V315-99
TIME
Drama
10:00
Prod. Co.: Naked Purple Productions
Time, bureaucracy and a desire to do the right thing
come together in this absurd story of an ordinary
citizen with too much time on his hands, a
bureaucrat who needs some, and a naked purple
guy.

V167-04
TIME AND PLACE (Episode 1001: The
Sandpipers of Fundy)
Nature/Environment
22:30
Prod. Co: WestWind Pictures Ltd.
To prepare for a non-stop 7000km flight over the
Atlantic Ocean, Sandpipers make a stop over at the
Bay of Fundy to feed on tiny mud shrimp.
Biologists are concerned that the sandpipers may
not get the food and rest they need for this most
arduous journey.

V280-01
TIME AND THE PLACE, THE/Temps et Le
Lieu, Le
Documentary General Subject
50:00
Prod. Co.: Coop Video de Montreal
This is a documentary about the traditional life of
French Canadian farmers in 1936 compared to
today.

V077-00
TIME FOR COURAGE, A
Documentary History
44:45
Prod. Co.: Cooper Rock Pictures Inc
During WW11, Violet Milstead, a Canadian
pilot, joined Britains Air Transport Auxiliary.
There, she ferried over 500 hours of military
aircraft to squadrons in England and the
continent, navigating without radio through fog
and often dangerous conditions.

V331-98
TIME FOR HEALING, A
Documentary Short Subject
23:49
Prod. Co.: Native Counselling Services of
Alberta
This program promotes cross-cultural awareness
and mutual respect re: The role of Aboriginal
culture plays in accommodating the needs of
Aboriginal offenders in the criminal justice
system.

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An actor, actress, player or rarely thespian (see terminology) is a person who acts in a dramatic production and who works in film, television, theatre, or radio in that capacity. The ancient Greek word for an actor, ὑποκριτής (hypokrites), when rendered as a verb means "to interpret";[1] in this sense, an actor is one who interprets a dramatic character.[

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