Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival 2015 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival 2015
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wednesday 1 april

ROCKS IN MY POCKETS

(Akmeņi manās kabatās)

(dir Signe Baumane, Latvia, 2014, 88 min)

This animated feature is a funny film about depression. Fighting for her sanity, a young artist uses wit and imagination to confront the secrets of her family’s madness in this true story brimming with visual metaphors, surreal images, and a certain twisted sense of humor. 

Introduction by Olga Gershenson, UMass.

The director will be present.

7:30pm UMass Amherst
137 Isenberg School of Management

[Maps/Directions]

Rocks in My Pockets

“I often address difficult, uncomfortable subjects in my films, because I believe in confronting the things that bother me head-on.” — Signe Baumane [official site]

 

Signe Baumane

Signe Baumane was born in Latvia and lives in New York City working as a filmmaker, animator, artist, illustrator and writer.

Rocks in My Pockets poster

 

 


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