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Showing In

Films in Competition 10
Main Theater - Michigan Theater Sat, Mar 25, 2017 3:00 PM
Nine short films including recent experimental, documentary, and animated works. Features hand-printed and laser-printed 16mm footage, a portrait of a man radically transformed by city life, a secret life of monumental sculptures, a small one-eyed boar on the scene of the Mexican Revolution, sleep disturbances, five friends preparing for a night of fun, automatic drawings, and a portrait of the residents of Lafayette Park in Detroit.
Film Info
Event Type:Films in Competition 10
Shorts in Competition
Release Year:2016
Premiere Status:World Premiere
Production Country:Canada
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Cecilia Araneda


With intricate hand-printed 16 mm footage, Before is a dark ode to the possibility and impossibility of love. It reflects on time, inner worlds and soft landings we find in desolate moments in life.