Yorkton Short Film Library 80 Yorkton Short Film Library 78
Jun 192012

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lovefilm.com have a cool picture cryptically depicting 100 film titles. See how many you can find. I’ll update this, like I did the Virgin music one with the answers when I’ve got them.

Update: The official answers aren’t out yet, but I’ve added notes for the ones I’ve found.

V376-05
HISTOIRE DE SABLE/TALES OF SAND AND
SNOW
Multicultural
48:26
Prod. Co.: NFB
In filming Aboriginal people, Hyacinthe creates a
moving cinematic dialogue between the
Gourmantche of Burkina Faso and the men of the
taiga.

V181-99
HISTOIRE POUR ENFANTS /A Story for
Children
Children/Youth Production
10:00
Prod. Co.: LesProductions de Film Dionysos Inc.
Ten restless children in a Museum… Marie-France,
their new teacher, shows them her secret universe: a
medieval world of castles, knights and wizards.

V238-01
HISTORIES DE DIRE
Documentary Social/Political
25:09
Prod. Co.: Video Femmes
This production approaches one aspect of AIDS;
say you have this disease to your circle of family
and friends.

V044-05
HITMAN, THE
Documentary Point of View
41:09
Prod. Co.: ORBI-XXI Productions Inc.
A hitman has killed over 15 people and participated
in some 35 other deadly hits. He then became a
risk against his employers. They’ve decided to
silence him. With both the mob and the police
on his back, he decided to turn informer. With a
new life, a new face and a new identity, he is
now considered a model in his community. An
unbelievable but true story.

V060-04
HITTING ZERO
Drama
18:12
Prod. Co: Blue Rose Productions/Next Element
Entertainment
Four friends, four stories, one dilemma. For
Elaine, Trevor, Mark and Melissa, life is no
longer about getting ahead–it’s about breaking
even.

V146-06
HOCKEY BRAWL: Battle on Thin Ice
Documentary Arts/Culture
45:00
Newman Films/Ocular Production
Darryl “Beef” Wolski, watched an NHL game
and made an observation; patrons cheer for
goals, but go wild for fights. What would
happen, he thought, if the game was gone, and
only two enforcers squared off. Hockey
Gladiators was born.

V232-04
HOCKEY GOALS! (show #1)
Children/Youth Production
24:20
Prod. Co: Productions Roch Brunette
The series Hockey Goals has as its goal, to
encourage the hands on approach and autonomy
of young aboriginals of 5 to 15 years because
hockey is our national sport.

V194-02
HOCKEY STORIES
Animation
12:35
Prod. Co.: Kim Thompson
Hockey Stories is an animated, mystical
retelling of some Canadian Hockey History: The
stories of Ace Bailey and Eddie Shore, Bill
Barilko and Howie Morenz. These are our
myths, peopled by flawed and vulnerable heroes.

V143-03
HOFMANN`S POTION
Science/Nature
56:00
Prod. Co.: National Film Board of Canada
Long before Timothy Leary urged a generation
to “tune in, turn on and drop out,” LSD was
being used by researchers committed to
understanding the workings of the human mind.
Hofmann’s Potion is an invitation to look at the
drug with an open mind.

V160-99
HOJA, LA (THE LEAF)
Animation
02:28
Prod. Co.: Vancouver Film School-Classical
Animation
The search for a perfect leaf can have dangerous
consequences in a mystical forest.

V090-01
HOKEES
Drama
26:00
Prod. Co.: Canadian Film Centre
A contemporary Armenian woman pregnant
with the child of her Turkish lover is haunted by
the past.

V271-02
HOLD THE LINE/Dernier Appel
Documentary Social/Political
52:00
Prod. Co.: National Film Board of Canada
In an epic battle against the forces of unfettered
neoliberalism, some 2400 telephone operators
go head to head with telecommunications giant
Bell Canada. Buoyed by a wave of support
from the public and the media, 6 women dare to
speak out on the picket lines, to governments,
the company and their unionized colleagues.

V226-00
HOLD-UP
Drama
08:00
Prod. Co.: MP Productions Inc
A pleasant and charismatic robber holds up a
convenience store. Only after his departure is
the enormity of the consequences of his actions
revealed, leaving us to examine our own moral
values.

V014-00
HOLDING THE SUN
Documentary Social/Political
39:30
Prod. Co.: Gumboot Productions Inc.
Holding the Sun is the story of the Millar
family’s desperate attempts, over a period of two
years, to save their beloved son from the
insidious symptoms of a serious mental illnessschizophrenia.

IV006-01
HOLIDAY ON THE MOON
Drama
18:55
Prod. Co.: Sam Bozzo
A surreal dark comedy/tragedy following
clockmaker Richard Dock who falls into a trap
of lust, blackmail, and murder while dealing
with the abandonment of his wife.

V141-97
HOLLOW PLACE, A
Performing Arts/Entertainment
106
06:13
Prod. Co.: Black Walk Productions
A Hollow Place is a metaphorical account of one
woman dealing with the loss of her partner/lover
through dance. It is a journey she must take to deal
with the pain of the loss for she believes that she is
responsible for his death.

V162-01-W
HOLLOW WATER
Multicultural/Race Relations
44:00
Prod. Co.: National Film Board of Canada
Hollow Water documents the moving journey of
one family, torn apart by years of abuse, who
struggle to confront their past. This is a powerful
tribute to one community’s ability to heal and to
change.

National Archives Film Canisters
film

I’m not sure, but I think these film canisters were WWII-era newsreels, preserved in the National Archives, in Washington, DC.

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