• Page Views 1643
  • border-loveLove can be a perplexing af­fair. Marriage is also a trying ex­perience. One cowboy tries to come to terms with his ladylove in Texas. Bold film making from a hot up and coming director, this quirky gem is a must see presen­tation not to be missed at this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival. All it takes is 15 short minutes and you’ll be hooked. What we have here is a gentleman in Texas wanting to get his estranged with back.

    She lives in Oklahoma and the two face off right at the bor­der between these two southern states. Who will make the first move to leap into the other’s arms may or may not happen. Twists aplenty crop up as this film is made even better thanks to the effortless performances of the two leads who are charming and charismatic with that good old southern drawl. Married folks will clearly be able to relate to the light barbing and expressions of endearment these two lovebirds (?) still have for one another.

    Include a subdued score full of western twang and folksy humour and Texas will clearly rope you in. You will sense the dusty flavour of the desert atmosphere and have  a stake in the outcome in this smartly made well delivered little film that a short serves up some king-sized performances.

    For more information on Texas and other festival films go to www. viff.org

    Showtimes:
    Texas screens on Oct. 2 and Oct. 10 at The Vancouver Inter­national Film Festival

    Share

    Leave a Reply

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    New Posts Recently publish post More

    • 30 July 2020
      4 days ago No comment

      Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society launching second round of COVID-19 grant program

      For immediate release: July 29, 2020 In response to the longer-term impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on homelessness in Surrey, the Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society (SHHS) will be launching a second round of funding in September 2020. The grants will support the ongoing and emerging needs related to COVID-19 ...

    • 30 July 2020
      4 days ago No comment

      ‘Mama Bear is home!’: Pinay reunites with stolen teddy bear with late mom’s voice message

      It was a story that had Hollywood stars like Ryan Reynolds praying for a happy ending. And it did. “Thank you everyone who searched high and low,” Reynolds wrote in response. “To the person who took the bear, thanks for keeping it safe. Vancouver is awesome.” Filipina Mara Soriano ...

    • 30 July 2020
      4 days ago No comment

      MPs to hear PM Tudeau’s WE testimony

      As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his top aide, chief of staff Katie Telford, are likely preparing to testify before the House of Commons Finance Committee as part of its ongoing study into the WE Charity student grant scandal, opposition MPs are demanding a full accounting of Trudeau’s role ...

    • 30 July 2020
      4 days ago No comment

      No war with China over South China Sea: Duterte

      Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte made one thing clear in his July 27, 2020 State of the Nation Address. There is not going to be a war between China and the Philippines over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. “We worked without fail to protect our rights in the ...

    • 23 July 2020
      2 weeks ago No comment

      Angel turns emotional addressing fellow Kapamilya stars

      Angel Locsin turned emotional during the noise barrage that happened Saturday evening on Esguerra Street, in front of the ABS-CBN building in Quezon City. The actress, who hosts the public service program, “Iba Yan” on the Kapamilya Channel, made an impromptu speech in front of hundreds of ABS-CBN employees ...

    %d bloggers like this: