Cornucopia of creative films on view at festival
THE WNDX Festival of Moving Image winds up this weekend with a phantasmagoria of film and visual arts. Today, admission to events is free of charge. On the program: Open Call 3: Ill-Mannered Cinema Cinematheque, 7 p.m. WNDX returns to its transgressive roots with this program of films from around the world and at home, including Winnipeg filmmaker Leslie Supnet’s animation A Time Is a Terrible Thing to Waste. Solar Coffin and Lief Hall Frame Arts Warehouse, 9 p.m. Two “expanded cinema performances” incorporating music and visuals includes new work by local duo Solar Coffin (Fletcher Pratt and Erik Larsen) and B.C. artist Lief Hall. Bring Your Own Beam Party Frame Arts Warehouse, 11 p.m. Anyone with a film of their own is invited to bring a projector and screen it on the walls of the Ross Street Ware-
house in a multimedia mash-up. ing personal experiences in visually radical ways. Michael Snow 3 Cinematheque, 3 p.m. The final WNDX program offers up Michael Snow’s 1971 three-hour film
La Region Centrale.
Leslie Supnet’s A Time Is a Terrible
Thing to Waste.