Bones of The Forest (1995)
72 min | English | Producer Velcrow Ripper | Director Heather Frise & Velcrow Ripper
”A work of uncommon beauty.”
John Dippong - Moving Images
"Lyrical, visually gorgeous...this prize winner is a must-see."
Hawaii International Film Festival
"Moody, compelling...in the end I measured everything (at Hot Docs festival)
against the meditative allure of Bones of the Forest, which is in a class by itself."
Barbara Mainguy - LIFT Journal
"A Koyanisquaatsi meets Natural Born Killers...
the true stars are the photography, editing and the music.”
Adrian Lackey - Edmonton Vue
GENIE AWARD - Best Feature Documentary - Canadian Academy of Cinema and Television
BEST OF THE FESTIVAL - Atlantic International Film Festival
BEST OF THE FESTIVAL - Hot Docs
BEST FEATURE DOCUMENTARY - Hot Docs
BEST OVER ALL SOUND - Hot Docs
SPECIAL JURY AWARD (GOLDEN MAILLE) - Hawaii International Film Festival
GUERILLA FILMMAKING AWARD - Ann Arbor Film Festival
BEST NON-CONVENTIONAL FILM - Missoula international Wildlife Film Festival
RAINFOREST ACTION NETWORK AWARD - “For Insight and Perception in Media”
OPENING FILM CANADIAN IMAGES Vancouver International Film Festival