Hands to the Sky

Elizabeth LaPensée | USA | 2016 | 4 MIN | Experimental

Friday 21 October 2016 | 2:30 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 2
International Premiere
Screening as part of B[e]arings: Experimental Shorts

With music by the Métis Fiddler Quartet, this experimental stop motion animation comments on the fallout from oil extraction and the ability to heal and transform through fluidity.


Elizabeth LaPensée, PhD, expresses herself through writing, design and art in games, transmedia, comics and animation. She is Anishinaabe, Métis and Irish, living near the Great Lakes.