Based on a semi-autobiographical novel by Elisabeth Escher, Hanna’s Sleeping Dogs explores a young girl’s embrace of her heritage and her family’s past as she grapples with a newfound identity.
A social satire about the battle of the sexes. This hilarious short pits a woman – whose nesting desire trumps even her personal happiness – against her philandering boyfriend.
Winner of the inaugural JIFF Short Film Fund, Dream House screens with all sessions of The Boy Downstairs
10 mins / English
Director — Paul Andersen