As she approaches the end of her life, an elderly woman encounters a masked visitor who has emerged from the forest near her home. A testament to the unique directorial vision of former TIFF Rising Star Connor Jessup, the result is as beautifully realized as it is genuinely magical.

Short Cuts

Lira's Forest

Connor Jessup

Playing as part of Short Cuts Programme 08

— JASON ANDERSON

Screenings

Tue Sep 12

Scotiabank 14

Regular
9:45pm
Wed Sep 13

Scotiabank 5

Press
9:15am
Sun Sep 17

Scotiabank 10

Regular
4:00pm