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Gentle Hum of Spring

Un paradis pour les abeilles

BC Premiere

As the spring thaw approaches in Saskatchewan, a young beekeeper struggles to maintain his bee colonies.

 

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Director
Cast

Simon Garez

Credits
Country of Origin

Canada

Year

2022

Language

In English and French with English subtitles

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18+
10 min

This short is featured in:

VIFF Short Forum: Program 5

Cosmological, geological, and speculative potentials provide hope in periods of doubt and hardship.

 

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Credits

Producer

Simon Garez, Nathan Douglas

Screenwriter

Simon Garez

Cinematography

Devan Scott

Editor

Cameron Mackenize

Original Music

Blaze Baerwald

Director

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Simon Garez

Simon Garez is a Saskatoon-based actor and director who works in French and English. Raised in Saskatchewan, he holds a BFA from Simon Fraser University and a diploma from the Vancouver Institute of Media Arts. His films examine themes of rural life and humanity’s interactivity to it’s ecological environment. Alongside his art practice, Simon works with bees and honey production.

Filmography: Torch Narrows (2021)

VIFF Short Forum

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