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Night Mayor

Canada, 2009 (MIFF 2010, Documentary)

Director: Guy Maddin

Winnipeg, 1939: Bosnian immigrant Nihad Ademi conceives of a way to turn the music of the Aurora Borealis into film.

This short is not in competition

D/S Guy Maddin P Joe MacDonald, Lindsay Hamel WS National Film Board of Canada TD betacamsp/2009

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