Cinema: Drag That Barge


Directed and Written by Richard Benner

Liza, pursued by demons, scuttles through Toronto's streets in nightgown, robe and clogs. She is a skinny, funny little thing who looks about ten years old, though she is twice that. She jaywalks so endearingly that when we learn she is on the lam from a mental hospital, we are firmly on her side. No one that cute could be crazy.

She reaches the apartment of her male friend Robin (Craig Russell), and Robin isn't so sure. Liza (Hollis McLaren) hears bells not audible to most people and battles periodically with an evil spirit "from the other...

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