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The Lims Live In Ottawa Melina Young 1996 George Lim arrived as a young man in 1913 in Ottawa. He lived there the rest of his life except for visits to China. Hi8
The Lady of Shalott Lara Fitzgerald 1996 THE LADY OF SHALOTT reinterprets Alfred Lord Tennyson's poem of the same title in a contemporary setting: the bored Lady sits in her highrise apartment writing pulp romance while Sir Lancelot wearing black leather, dark sunglasses and a woollen Hi8
Abandon Bob Hope Kevin Kurytnik 1997 "This film is a bastard satirical mutation comprised primarily of animated collage bits of Gustave Doré's Divine Comedy engravings of the Inferno and those oversize ""how to"" books by Walter Foster and animator Preston Betacam, VHS, 16mm
Cream Sauce Susan Terrill 1997 Food and sex. Memory and desire. Sweat and lust. Nature and civilization. All this in seven minutes? All this and more, actually. 16mm
Three Girls Named Sheila Melina Young 1997 Hi8
Bif! Bang! Pow! Anthony Seck 1997 "A trailer for a never released science fiction film, with a self-assembled appliance robot, which rampages through the suburbs, man-eating salad which lurks in the forest, zombie maidens of evil flowers, and Jesus coming back to earth as a divi Betacam
Materia Prima Petunia Alves 1997 An intimate look at Martha Fleming and Lyne Lapointe's work, and more specifically Materia Prima, a project for the abandon garden of an historical landmark in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Betacam
The Chelsea Bridge Tentet Douglas Von Rosen 1997 Chelsea Bridge, under the leadership of John Frayne, is an award winning jazz ensemble that has garnered international acclaim. Their music is on the cutting edge of contemporary jazz. This 30 min. DV
CIBA Chrome Jean Rene 1997 Psychedelic music video. VHS
Club ViviSEXion Rob Thompson 1997 The bizarre two-part story of a young country woman who, thanks to an unusual turn of events, finds herself the owner of a club/brothel in the city. Betacam
Plug Monique Moumblow 1997 The walls are thin. A young girl plays with plugs. A woman puts her ear next to an electrical socket. Are plugs the portals to another world, or at least to the next apartment? Betacam
61 Days Anthony Seck 1997 A bad night at Motel Hell. A Rocker and a Groupie set themselves up in a room. A loser bank robber, with a million in Chinese yen, out wits a FBI raid by cross-dressing in a hooker's forgotten make up and wardrobe. Video, 16mm
Audrey Grey Eyes - Story Of An Artist Liisa Rissanen 1997 An eyewitness story of structural and institutional racism. A Plains Cree girl grows up in a residential school. In spite of the hardships of the school she learns to survive and excel in life by appreciating her cultural background. DV
Nora Caroline Langill 1997 Intra-uterine images of a fetus alternate with close-ups of an infant sucking her mother’s breast in a simple video whose unique strength lies in it's daring to venture into socially-repressed, barely imaginable, yet fully experienced territory. n/a
V.L.T. Karen Guttman 1997 Encased in a giant video lottery terminal, V.L.T explores the impulse to gamble - with one's future. Excerpts of my diary in Alberta are spoken during the period where V.L.T.s were first introduced into the province. VHS
Mr Roger's Vacation Jacob Hanna 1998 Using the plainness of Mr. n/a
Brothers Anne Golden 1998 Two lesbian brothers play out a prescribed sleep-work-play existence, but when the evening comes… Betacam
Fire and Ice Dan Sokolowski 1998 A documentary on the 1998 ice storm. 16mm
The Fires Of Joanna Penny McCann 1998 Set in Depression-era Eastern Ontario, THE FIRES OF JOANNA tells the story of a woman struggling to endure a harsh and unforgiving life. 16mm
In Motion Lisa Kojola 1998 "Summertime in Ottawa and Gatineau a few years ago… Statement: I place this in my home movie category. We shot some super 8 film over the summer of '98. Betacam
Ride Home Ryan Stec 1998 Almost totally devoid of people, this piece focuses on the methods of transport which move us through our urban environments. Hi8
Fish Bait Anthony Seck 1998 Subtitled. Music by Anthony Seck and Tricky Woo. 16mm
Gabosh Anatoly Ignatiev 1998 This story takes place between 1989 and 1997, telling us about optimism and an unexpected fate. A child who was born to the family of a Russian actress and a medical student in 1989 in Moscow turns out to be one in ten thousand. Hi8
Living With Deer Franziska Von Rosen 1998 Based on beautiful wildlife footage shot over a period of more than a year, this video brings the life of the graceful white-tailed deer on the screen. Betacam
Harry Knuckles And the Treasure of the Aztec Mummy Lee Demarbe 1998 Lee Demarbre's directorial debut finds Special Agent Spanish Fly taking a hands-on approach to the most important case of his life in this kung-fu action trailer. 16mm

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