2017 Dawson City Film Festival Film Fest program - Page 36

SUNDAY, APRIL 16, 7:30 PM SOURDOUGH STARTER Gail Noonan, BC, 3m, animation Sourdough Starter is based on a song of the same name that takes a tongue-in-cheek look at online dating in conjunction with practical directions on how to make sourdough starter. References to various online sites are cryptically written into the lyrics in the search for both love and leavening. THE DUST BOWL Lisa Jackson, Ontario, 4m, experimental Exploring the devastation of the 1930s, Lisa Jackson shapes amateur-shot archival film from a South Dakota town and audio interviews of residents who lived through the Great Depression to craft a moving and powerful allegory of contemporary financial corruption. SEEDING FEAR Craig Jackson, New Brunswick, 11m, A short documentary Executive Produced by Neil Young that tells the story of Michael White, a fourth generation farmer, who went toe to toe with Monsanto. SWEAT Kristin Snowbird, Manitoba, 5m, documentary A sweat lodge ceremony cannot be documented. In this film I recreate my experience and what brought me to the sweat lodge with a metaphorical and poetic interpretation of this beautiful ceremony. bleu tonnere 36