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SUNDAY AFTERNOON @ WOLF PERFORMANCE HALL

Lead by Butterflies (Short Film, 7 minutes)
A call from a doctor creates anxiety for, and speculation about, the patient.
SWO Connection: Winner of Fanshawe First Take. Filmmaker Jessica Taylor is from Point Edward.  

Transcending (Short Documentary, 14 minutes 11 seconds)
A personal, touching story of one person’s transition from male to female.
SWO Connection: Winner of Fanshawe First Take. The filmmaker attended Fanshawe Advanced Filmmaking and the film was edited in London.


What Walaa Wants (Feature Documentary, 1 hour 29 minutes)
Raised in a refugee camp in the West Bank while her mother was in prison, Walaa is determined to survive basic training to become one of the few women on the Palestinian Security Forces - not easy for a girl who breaks all the rules. An intimate POV, this is the story of a young woman navigating formidable obstacles, learning which rules to break and follow.
SWO Connection: Director Christy Garland is from London.

start.ca Q&A to follow

Earlier Event: October 28
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Later Event: October 28
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