Who was Sylvia
History • 7m 38s
Hubert and Jacomyn are modern day pioneers living in a straw bale home, powered by sun and wind, yet they are connected to a bygone era by the discovery of a mysterious neighbour who they would never meet .
Flash Frame Film and Video Network production for International Doc Challenge 2012
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