The Canadian Society of Cinematographers and Deluxe is proud to present a screening of two short films this coming May 27 at Deluxe (424 Adelaide Street East) in Toronto. The event gets underway at 7pm and will feature the Oscar-nominated film Buzkashi Boys followed by a Q & A with director of photography, Duraid Munajim, and Howard followed by a Q & A with filmmaker, Carolyn Wong.
Set against the dramatic landscape of contemporary Afghanistan and the National sport of Buzkashi this film tells the story of two best friends who struggle to realize their dreams as they make their way to manhood in one of the most war-torn countries on Earth.
Duraid was one of the principal camera operators on Kathryn Bigelow’s films The Hurt Locker and Zero Dark Thirty.
An estranged uncle is murdered. The niece he never knew uncovers his complex, conflicted life as a gay man and muses about his life and death in an attempt to comprehend what it means to her.
The event begins at 7 pm sharp & seating is limited
Email firstname.lastname@example.org by May 20 and use the subject line: May 27 Cinematographers Series
General Admission: $10; Students: $5.00; Members Free
(cash or credit at the door)