Saturday, January 27, 7:30 pm, Showplace

Shut Up And Say Something

Shut Up And Say Something

  • Melanie Wood
  • 82 minutes
  • 2017
  • Canada
  • Saturday, January 27, 7:30 pm, Showplace

Sponsored by The Unitarian Fellowship of Peterborough

2017 Vancouver International Film Festival, VIFF Most Popular Canadian Documentary
Filmmaker Q & A and Post-Film Panel Discussion

Passionate poet Shane Koyczan shares his personal pain as he reunites with his estranged, caring father.

Follow acclaimed spoken word artist, Shane Koyczan on an emotional road trip to reconnect with the father he never knew. Seen and heard by millions worldwide, Shane’s poignant and powerful poems tackle everything from bullying to body image. But behind his larger-than-life stage persona is a private and awkward man. This film is a powerful and intimate look at how a master wordsmith mines the scars of his past for truth, acceptance, and the most important poem of his life.

Co-presented by:

Kawartha World Issues Centre Logo

with guest appearances by:

Moe Clark

&

Charlie Petch