Fiona travels to Paris following a letter of distress from her 88-year-old Aunt Martha. Upon arrival she discovers that Martha has disappeared. In an avalanche of spectacular disasters, she encounters Dom, the affable, but annoying tramp who just won’t leave her alone. Fiona searches for Martha with Dom a few steps behind in a film full of amazing antics and intricately choreographed slapstick.
Comedy, Foreign Language (French, English), 83 minutes
-Cast: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Emmanuelle Riva, Pierre Richard
-Writers, Directors, & Producers: Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon
-Producers: Charles Gillibert, Christie Molia
-Recently Screened At: Telluride, Denver International Film Festival (Rare Pearl Award), Mill Valley Film Festival (Audience Award)
-Screening Details: 9/29 | 6pm | Scottish Rite Cathedral AND 9/30 | Noon | State Theatre
The short film Ouija Sex will be shown before the feature.
Dark Comedy | 5 minutes
Ryan’s so desperate to communicate with his deceased girlfriend that he resorts to a medium, but a Ouija board séance quickly reveals that she’s getting a little frisky in the great beyond. Mondo Ghulam’s mischievous comic short reveals the pleasures and perils of sexting with spirits.
Cast: David Anderson, Sarit Wilson Chen, Clare Almond, Angela Peters, David Sayers, Cyril Cottrell, Laura Evelyn | Director: Mondo Ghulam | Writer: Leander Thom | Producers: Benedetta Basile | Recently Screened At: Calgray Underground Film Festival, Portland Comedy Film Festival, LA Comedy Festival