Sunday, May 26th, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Gallagher Centre, Ravine Room, the Yorkton Film Festival will be screening a selection of winning films that have yet to be screened at the festival. The following films will be shown.
Da Smoke Shack
Winner Of: Comedy
Screening Time: 9:00 AM - 9:10 AM
Synopsis: Selling smokes gets boring. This is what happens when you are confined to a small space for far too long. Set in a cigarette store on the reserve.
Today I Will Tell Her
Winner Of: Short Subject
Screening Time: 9:10 AM - 9:20 AM
Synopsis: The barf-inducing story about a guy who's going to tell his friend that he likes her more than a friend.
The Real Sherlock Holmes
Winner Of: Best Research
Screening Time: 9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
Synopsis: The Real Sherlock Holmes is a smart, surprising examination of the influence Sherlock Holmes has had on the 21st Century in ways few of us have ever imagined.
Winner Of: Founder's Award
Screening Time: 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
Synopsis: In Hard Light, filmmaker Justin Simms uses Michael Crummey’s seminal piece of Newfoundland literature as a lens to examine cultural change and modern relationships.
Let the Daylight into the Swamp
Winner Of: Best of Festival
Screening Time: 11:20 - 12:00 PM
Synopsis: In Let the Daylight into the Swamp, filmmaker Jeffrey St. Jules reconstructs the dramatic story of his grandparents and their rugged frontier life in the logging towns of Northern Ontario. St. Jules’ tale unfolds on the bumpy back roads of life, where ultimately his family was dislodged.