85 minutes — PG, DV , Barbara Willis Sweete, Canada, 2010
OFFICIAL SELECTION, TIFF 2011
Director Sweete reunites actor Eric Peterson and writer/composer John Gray for a luminous filmed production of their iconic play about Canada’s most celebrated WWI flying ace. Even after playing the part for 30 years, “Peterson’s frantic, charismatic performance captures the giddy, hallucinatory velocity of war.” (Globe and Mail)
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