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Winnipeg Film Group: New Shorts From the WFG Catalogue

By Mike Everleth ⋅ February 10, 2010

Interior theater of the Winnipeg Cinematheque

Feb. 12
7:00 p.m.
Winnipeg Cinematheque
100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1H3

Hosted by: Winnipeg Film Group

The Winnipeg Film Group proudly presents its first of two screenings this year of the newest short films and videos in their distribution. There will be 11 short works screened by group members, but you don’t have to be a member to attend. Everybody is welcome!

Soldier fights zombie ghost of Albert Einstein

Winnipeg has an extremely vibrant film community and the Film Group was founded in 1974 as an artist-run organization to promote the art of filmmaking in Manitoba. The group offers training, mentorship, funding, production and post production equipment, and distribution.

Here are the 11 films that will be screened at this event:

Tattoo Step, dir. Mike Maryniuk
Loving the Bomb, dir.Alison Davis
Belt Buckle / Quonset Hut, dir. Terry Mialkowsky
Static, dir. Tyler Funk
Fragments, dir. Kevin Nikkel
Sitka, dir. Olga Zikrata
The Snowbank: A Winnipeg Story, dir. Cindy Murdoch
Maintenance Man, dir. Roger Boyer
Lazer Ghosts 2: Return to Laser Cove, dir. Steven Kostanski (Watch online)
IKWE, dir. Caroline Monnet
Truce, dir. Cam Patterson