Directed by Guy Maddin. Starring Isabel Rossellini,
..and Maria de Medeiros.
Isabel’s character , Helen has had her legs amputated. They are replaced by glass legs.
Set in Winnipeg during the Great Depression, a beer baroness organizes a contest to find the saddest music in the world.
Musicians from around the world descend on the city to try and win the $25,000 prize.
Big Oops! The above is not an ice rink, rather a vat of beer. The smoke stacks & telephone pole represent Winnipeg
Pics taken by: Resa – November 5, 2014
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
This Mural is based on scenes from Guy Maddin’s films, & is a 4 part post. Guy Maddin is a native of Winnipeg, Manitoba. You can visit Guy Maddin’s Website