Saturday, February 29, at 2:30 pm in Erskine (Dance Studio) Sunday, March 1, at 4:15 pm in Sunset (N108)
USA / Canada
ABOUT THE FILM
If the only taxidermist you can name is Norman Bates, then this exquisite dissection of the art and science of taxidermy will change your mind about this deeply misunderstood profession. Travel from South Africa to The Netherlands to Los Angeles as internationally acclaimed taxidermists display a wide range of styles, from anatomical sculpting to the eerie elegance of dyed specimens. You’ll be enthralled by their passionate enthusiasm as these eloquent artists gush over the intricacies of capturing each animal’s unique personality. This beautifully stylish film was nominated for Best Documentary Awards at SXSW and the Nashville Film Festival.