Closing Gala: Splinters w/Embrace the Blue and Borscht & Fresh Bread

Sunday, October 28, 2018    
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Al Whittle Theatre
450 Main St, Wolfville, NS, B4P 1E2

Set on an apple farm in the Annapolis Valley, Belle returns home after the death of her father to confront family expectations, modern lifestyles and loss and all intersect poignantly in this lyrical film from Nova Scotia director Thom Fitzgerald.
Canada, 2018, 94 minutes
Director Thom Fitzgerald
Distributor Emotion Pictures

Embrace the Blue

Lyndell Findlay, a former UN aid worker, achieved a life-long dream by learning the craft and starting a traditional, artisanal, cheese-making operation in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Canada, 2018, 10 minutes
Director Douglas Keir Blackmore

Borscht & Fresh Bread

Infamous Nova Scotia filmmaker Lulu Keating recounts an evening when she received an unexpected visitor in her now-home, Dawson City, Yukon.
Canada, 2018, 2 minutes
Director Sarah Gignac