Is That One of Your Jokes

Jay Cardinal Villeneuve (Cree/Métis)
Canada | 2017 | 12 min | English | Short Drama | Ontario Premiere

Fri Oct 19 11:00 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 3
Part of the
Witching Hour

A camera crew follows struggling comic Mark Buffalo in this offbeat mockumentary. Mark attempts to land gigs and meet with producers while dealing with his apathetic ex-wife manager, Blanche.

Jay Cardinal Villeneuve is originally from northern Alberta who now lives and plays in Vancouver. The writer/director and actor most recently won a 2018 LEO Award for documentary screenwriting and two Golden Sheaf Awards for his NFB-produced documentary Holy Angels.