A man awakens the spirits of his grandfather's youth when he travels to an abandoned mining town in search of his grandmother.
The clues he brings with him in an old trunk are the remains of his grandfather’s life as a hard rock miner in Northern Canada: a miner’s headlamp, a miner’s helmet, a red scarf, photographs from 1965 and reels of old 8mm film…
Artifacts is a 36 minute drama set and shot in Keno City, Yukon.
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Brian Fidler, Roy Ness, Celia McBride and Ken Bolton
Directed and Produced by Andrew Connors
Director of Photography John Walsh
Written by Michael Hale and Andrew Connors
Picture Editor Michael Vernon
Associate Producers Mitch Miyagawa and Ross Burnet
Story Consultant Mitch Miyagawa
Original Music Justin Haynes and Jean Martin
Additional Music Kim Barlow and Daniel Janke
Location Sound Mixer David Hechenberger
Produced with the assistance of Canada Council for the Arts, Yukon Film + Sound Commission, Yukon Advanced Artist Award, Yukon News + National Film Board of Canada.
Shot on location in Whitehorse and Keno City,
Yukon Territory, Canada
Keno City webpage: kenocity.info/.
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