DEMI POINTE – USA – 29 min. – directed by Talin Avakian – Canadian Premiere – Rated: Family

Winner of the prestigious Indie Soul Best Picture Award at the Boston International Film Festival ’13. A young girl struggles to speak and retreats to her vivid imagination as a way to escape her anxiety. She begins therapy with a caring specialist and soon discovers that her love for ballet is an outlet for communication. Trailer: Demi Pointe Trailer from Talin Avakian on Vimeo.