2017 Dawson City Film Festival Film Fest program - Page 25

FREE EVENT REEL CANADA MUTANTS Alex Dostie, QC, 17m, drama In the summer of 1996, life throws a curveball in the face of Keven Guénette… And it strikes. Guided by his paraplegic baseball coach, Keven discovers mutation, sex and love. LITTLE FOLK OF THE ARCTIC Neil Christopher, Nunavut, 3m, animation In the folklore of most cultures around the world there are stories of magical little folk. And the Arctic is no exception. Inuit traditional knowledge is filled with references to many different races and tribes of little folk. These beings always try to avoid human encounters, but over the years Inuit hunters and shaman have gathered stories and experiences to help us understand these small inhabitants. GODS ACRE Kevin Stepkanowich, Alberta, 15m, drama The story of a older Aboriginal man (LORNE CARDINAL) being forced to adapt to a constantly changing world. Climate change has altered the way people live, bringing droughts and floods to previously unaffected areas. A SPECIAL FREE SCREENING OF CANADIAN SHORT FILMS TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL CANADIAN FILM DAY. 25