Passing Moments

Melissa Girvan | Canada | 2015 | 5 MIN | Short Drama

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

An older woman drops her keepsakes, and as she picks up her belongings the memory of a childhood friend begins to haunt her. As she moves through the cycle of her memories, she struggles to find peace amidst the longing. 


Melissa Girvan (Mi'qmaq) made her first music video with Wapikoni, entitled Every Afternoon. She took the opportunity in 2015 to direct her third film, which is a poetic essay on loss and love.