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Thu, March 29, 9:15pm

“The Strawberry Tree” w/ “FLIGHT”

Michigan Theater (Screening Room)

Feature in Competition

Existing between anthropology, documentary and reverie, The Strawberry Tree is a mesmerizing cinematic poem that portrays the final sigh of one of Cuba’s last fishing villages.
Preceded by Greta Snider’s 16mm film FLIGHT (1997, 5 min).

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Community Partner: Think Local First


Films Showing:

The Strawberry Tree (El árbol de las fresas)

(Simone Rapisarda Casanova, Montreal, Canada, 2011) 71 min

Testing the boundaries between anthropology, documentary and reverie, EL ÁRBOL DE LAS FRESAS is a mesmerizing cinematic poem that portrays with rigorous restraint the final sigh of one of Cuba’s...

FLIGHT

(Greta Snider, 1997) 5 min

My father’s photographic legacy, compiled and transformed into light. His family photographs, his hobbyist pictures of trains and roses, his airplanes and his obsession with birds circling...these images are imprinted...