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Tom Waits narrates this documentary about Manitoba filmmaker Guy Maddin (Tales from the Gimli Hospital, Careful, Archangel), seen directing Twilight of the Ice Nymphs. Stills, clips, and home movies are combined with talking-head interviews with friends, actors, and co-workers, tracing the troubled life he led as a youth in Winnipeg. Shown in 1997 at the Vancouver and Toronto film festivals. ~ Bhob Stewart, Rovi