The Death and Life of Carl Naardlinger
Carl Naardlinger has spent most of his life answering questions. When your computer doesn’t work – he is the man you call. Patient, intelligent and kind he is a voice in the interconnected ether – touching the lives of thousands of people he will never see, or meet.
When he discovers on his birthday, that a man with the same name as his has gone missing and is presumed dead – Carl instinctively feels related to the stranger that bears his own name. Pam, his wife, is unnerved by a shocking coincidence of her own, when their annoying neighbour dies after she wishes it. It seems the Universe is playing a cruel joke on them both.
Things get stranger when instead of find the missing Carl Naardlinger, Carl finds his identical twin brother Don who happens to be in town for a conference.
Director Katherine Schlemmer, Producer Carl Lauren and full cast and crew to be present for Q&A following the screening.
- Genre: Comedy, Drama
- Runtime: 01:31:17
- Rating: STC (subject to classification)
- Country: Canada
- Year: 2016
- Writer-Director: Katherine Schlemmer
- Cast: Matt Baram, Grace Lynn Kung, Mark Forward
- Venue: FILM.CA Cinemas
- Date: Saturday, June 24, 2017
- Showtime: 9:00PM
- Eastern Canadian Premiere
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Short film screened before this feature:
Brown Guys Do
8 min, Director Maninder Chana to attend to intro short