|Tom Thompson: Photo White Pine Pictures|
Bell LightBox Features West WindThis limited run is presented by TIFF at the Bell Lightbox in Toronto starting Friday, April 20 through April 25.
Toronto International Fim Festival (TIFF) plays host each year to more than 300 film screenings making it one of the world's leading film festivals. Films are featued throughout the year in addition to the festival.
West Wind is the creation of acclaimed documentary filmmakers Peter Raymont and Michèle Hozer. Thomson's life tale takes viewers to Toronto and Seattle as well as the wilderness areas north in Ontario. His mysterious death takes place in Algonquin Park on Tuesday, July 8, 1917. Author and reporter Roy MacGregor gives a compelling interview during the documentary about the death and subsequent burial. Viewers will see an enduring legacy and mystery through never-before-seen works by the artist and evocative footage of the landscapes that inspired him.
|Photo: White Pine Picutres|