Event: CO-PRESENTATION: Field of Touch
Field of Touch
Short Film Programme
Consider a finger pointed towards an eye, getting closer. The possibility of contact can spur with- drawal. Veering between rift and proximity, the estranged begins to feel unusually touchable. You retreat, you cajole. The Field of Touch program includes Jason Karman's Lions in Waiting short film.
Lions in Waiting
Dir. Jason Karman
Canada 2017 (17:16)
Ray, the newest member of a minor league hockey team, is physically abused by the other players in an event of “hazing.” Pressured by his mother’s expectations and alienated by a toxic clique, he reaches within his circle to find comfort.