Quebecois filmmaker Denis CÃ´tÃ©’s Bestiaire is not your typical documentary film. Unconventional framing techniques and extended long shots set each scene for a mysterious exchange between animals and humans, art and representation, subject and voyeur. Check out our review of Bestiaire .
Part of the Official selection of Sundance and the Berlin Film Festivals, Bestiaire has earned critical acclaim. You should go see it because Denis CÃ´tÃ© is one of Canada’s most intriguing, yet understated filmmakers.
Also, check it out if you’re really into taxidermy or if you suspect your dog watches you sleep and you want answers.
Bestiaire runs all week at The Royal, starting Friday, December 7, 2012.
[box class=”info”]What: Bestiaire , an observational documentary by Denis Cote
When: Opening Friday, December 7, 2012
Where: The Royal Theatre
More Info: For more information, check out The Royal’s website.[/box]
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