Watching BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE for the first time. ๐Ÿฟ

Watching Hubert Sauper’s 2020 documentary EPICENTRO on KInoMarquee and supporting Halifax’s Carbon Arc as well. ๐ŸŽฅ

Flaking paint. Day 29: Flake of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Paint flaking on concrete wall.

Homemade soup, grilled cheese on my own bread, and coleslaw provide a happy lunch. Day 28: Emotions of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Bowl of tomato soup, grilled cheese sandwich on plate, and bowl of coleslaw.

Restarting a Friday tradition as I get some tomato soup cooking in the bread machine so I can have a grilled cheese sandwich and tomato soup for lunch.

I was overcome with a sugar rush when I had this lovely donut. Day 27: Overcome of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Strawberry donut in box.

Watching Kathleen Collins 1982 film LOSING GROUND before it leaves the Criterion Channel in a few days. ๐ŸŽฅ

Dandelions are a relentless and cheerful presence on the lawn. Day 26: Relentless of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Revisiting a film from the “Extreme” program of 2019 FIN Film Festival, the timely Brazilian film BACURAU directed by Kleber๏ฟผ Mendonรงa Filho and Juliano Dornelles on The Criterion Channel. ๐ŸŽฅ

A view of the sun at Mount Carleton Provincial Park where I hope to return to some day. Day 25: Hope of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Sun over a lake.

Cold-brewed coffee with ice. Day 24: Frosty of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Cold brewed coffee in glass with ice cubes.

Burger buns cooling.

Hamburger buns cooling on metal rack.

A tree gracefully balanced over a trail. Day 23: Graceful of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Tree leaning over trail.

My parents house in rural New Brunswick. Day 22: Home of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

House shaded by tree.

Chip. Day 20: Crunch of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Potato chip.

Coins. Day 20: Change of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Coins on table.

Watching Lake Bell’s 2013 film IN A WORLD… again. ๐Ÿฟ

Gold ribbon and bells. Day 19: Ribbon of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

Gold ribbon over bells.

The list of films in the Features program of the FIN Atlantic International Film Festival 2020. boxd.it/7JhdK

The list of the seven films in the Special Presentations program of the FIN Atlantic International Film Festival 2020 #FINStream. boxd.it/7JgMu

Getting ready for the FIN Atlantic International Film Festival by creating lists on Letterboxd. The first one is the list of the galas that are part of #FINStream. boxd.it/7JfcU

As film festivals move online in this strange time I will miss the casual conversations with fellow festival goers, filmmakers, and festival programmers about the films in an immersive, exhausting, and exhilarating environment.

The grid of woven yarn. Day 18: Grid of the August Photoblogging Challenge. ๐Ÿ“ท #mbaug

close up of weaving

Manhattan to end the day.

Cocktail in cocktail glass.

Squeezed in a nice bike ride to run some errands and I just went past the 800 km mark for the year. ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿผโ€โ™‚๏ธ