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Performing Hearts

Our FRAMED film education series went to Holy Heart of Mary High School in St. John's to create a short film with Theatre Arts students. Performing Hearts is a documentary about Holy Heart's Performing Arts Certificate Program, the bonds formed therein, and its unique position as an incubator for emerging talent, fostering the next generation of storytellers, artists and performers. 

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We'll Always Have Toynbee

We’ll Always Have Toynbee is a classic story of a doomed love affair between a Caucasian man and a Kanienkehaka (Mohawk) woman. It is a story about magnetism, complicity and desire. When these impulses or emotions have no social context, no exterior elements weighing on them, there are no boundaries or limits. But it is also a story about how we, as First Nations, must put our convictions before our own personal feelings: Integrity becomes more powerful than love.

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Reel Women Seen

Reel Women Seen tells the story of the realities faced by women in the film and TV industry yet simultaneously depicts the necessary, possible and achievable ways to transform them. Set in common TV backdrops - from police procedural to sitcom, to medical drama, to BTS webisode series. One continuous narrative unfolds through a series of brief parodies, ending with resolve for change. The project features an ensemble cast of women as widely diverse as imaginable. 

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Hedgehog's Home

In a lush and lively forest lives a hedgehog. He is at once admired, respected and envied by the other animals. However, Hedgehog's unwavering devotion to his home annoys and mystifies a quartet of insatiable beasts: a cunning fox, an angry wolf, a gluttonous bear and a muddy boar. Together, the haughty brutes march off towards Hedgehog's home to see just what is so precious about this "castle, shiny and huge." 

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Skip

In a small town on the coast lives an optimistic young man who takes care of his recently widowed grandfather, admires the local store clerk from afar, and dreams of making something of himself through an unlikely endeavour: skipping stones.

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