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stephen
broomer
Spirits in Season (12 min., 2012, Canada)
Lily Dale is a spiritualist community in Chautauqua County, New York. Pilgrims and tourists
swarm the hamlet in summer, but in the fall, Lily Dale becomes a more intimate setting for
spectral communions. This film explores the town's Leolyn Woods, pet cemetery, Inspiration
Stump, and Fairy Trail. Music by Nate Wooley.



Biography


Stephen Broomer (Canada, 1984) is a filmmaker and film preservationist. He holds a BFA
in Film and Video Production, an MA in Film Studies, and is presently completing his doctoral dissertation, on the origins of the Canadian avant-garde film. He has given public presentations
of his film restoration work at the Art Gallery of Ontario and the Canadian Film Institute, and his
own films have screened at Views from the Avant-Garde, TIFF Wavelengths, and the Images Festival (Toronto).
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