A Funeral For Lightning

Emily Kai BockCanada / USA24 minutes201614AColourEnglish

Seven months pregnant and stuck in a sleepy corner of Tennessee, a young woman begins to see through the promises made by her charismatic husband. Every moment of Emily Kai Bock’s quietly wrenching film is infused with emotions both light and dark.

JASON ANDERSON

Intro and Q&A with director Emily Kai Bock

Dans un bled du Tennessee, une jeune femme enceinte de sept mois commence à voir clair dans les promesses faites par son mari charismatique. Emily Kai Bock signe un film d'une puissance dévastatrice et silencieuse, dont chaque instant constitue un clair-obscur émotionnel.

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Emily Kai Bock

Emily Kai Bock was born in Toronto and graduated with a BFA from Emily Carr University in Vancouver. A Funeral For Lightning (16) is her first narrative short film.