2:00pm SATURDAY, September 28th
(Narrative, Canada, 102 min)
On a cold winter night, estranged siblings Sarah and Aaron Cotler arrive at an empty train station in Dombrova, Poland.
With their only available ride being a silent Driver, they embark on a quest to fulfil their dying grandmother’s wish – find, dig up, and bring home the bones of her favourite childhood dog, Peter.
Finding the dog’s remains is easier said than done, as Sarah and Aaron must navigate Dombrova’s wintery countryside and many colourful characters all while dealing with their own demons and strained past.
RATING: Intended for Teen Audiences or older
Director: Zack Bernbaum
Zack Bernbaum is an award winning Canadian director + producer from Toronto, and founded Ezeqial Productions to tell engaging, thoughtful, offbeat and imaginative stories.
Bernbaum’s first two features, ‘And Now A Word From Our Sponsor’ – starring Bruce Greenwood and Parker Posey, and ‘Cold Deck’ – starring Paul Sorvino and Robert Knepper, have been sold and released internationally, including theatrical runs in the US and Canada.
In addition to his narrative work, Bernbaum directs and produces commercials for brands and organizations such as Spotify and Outward Bound Canada.
Bernbaum is in development on a number of exciting projects, including ‘Cut for Stone’, which finished in the Top 50 of the Nicholl Fellowship.