Exposed Nerves

Madison Thomas | CANADA | 2016 | 8 MIN | SHORT DRAMA

Saturday 22 October 2016 | 2:30 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 1
World Premiere
Screening as part of Femme Totale

Through a contemporary dance piece, we see the different ways that a young woman deals with her bipolar reality. The ups and downs of her life are eloquently displayed through the happiness of her dance versus the weight of her depression and how she battles her way through the movements of life.


Madison Thomas is a filmmaker from Winnipeg. Raised in a Métis household, storytelling was a huge part of her childhood. Madison found the natural extension into filmmaking in high school and has worked at honing her craft ever since.