Carts of Darkness
WINNER OF THE 2009 LEO AWARD
FOR BEST CANADIAN DOCUMENTARY
Screening and Discussion with Filmmaker
Thursday, July 30
7:00 – 8:45 pm
The treacherous mountain roads and discarded shopping carts of North Vancouver have become the means of self-exploration for a group of homeless men. Murray Siple’s compassionate look at
these men’s lives, and his stunning cinematography and other filmmaking skills
combine to make
an unforgettable film.
“It is a story of the endurance and resourcefulness of a group of homeless men and a filmmaker
trying to keep up, while overcoming perceptions of disability” – Murray Siple
“A strange mix of high-octane action, delicate social probing and charsimatic characters that’s hard
Free. Space limited. Pre-register at the Information Desk, McGill Branch,
Burnaby Public Library. Telephone 604-299-8955.
to ignore, and incredibly fun to watch” – Vancouver Sun