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The Magic Life Of V

MA15+ Documentary

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Synopsis

GALA CLOSING NIGHT
Sunday, August 4 at 6PM (arrival) for 6:15 PM (screening)

Veera lives only part-time in the real world. After a traumatic childhood which left her brother with an acquired brain injury and her alcoholic father estranged, Veera escapes into Live Action Role Playing, or LARPing, where participants play characters and act out scenarios inspired by their favourite works of fiction.

This gorgeously cinematic film is both a view into a unique subculture, and an affecting account of overcoming trauma. Vera’s confident alter-ego “V” helps her find the courage to work through her pain, make peace with the past, and find a place for herself and her brother in the world.

Join us in the foyer after the screening for a closing night celebration with delicious treats courtesy of Ainslie IGA, complete with drinks from Capital Brewing Co and Eden Road Wines.

 

When life gets hard, sometimes you gotta LARP. A moving story about having the courage to face your issues head on - Moviejawn


Director: Tonislav Hristov
Countries: Finland, Denmark, Bulgaria
Language: English and Finnish with English subtitles
Year: 2019

Running Time 1hr 26m
Rating MA15+ | Mature Audiences

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