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Borealis (2015)

After accruing a substantial debt, a gambler takes his visually impaired daughter on a road trip to see the northern lights before she becomes blind.

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Sean Garrity

Writer:

Jonas Chernick
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Cast

Credited cast:
Joey King ... Aurora
Emily Hampshire ... Kyla
Kevin Pollak ... Tubby
Jake Epstein ... Fergus
Greg Bryk ... Hunter
Clé Bennett ... Brick
Marina Stephenson Kerr ... Waitress
Jonas Chernick ... Jonah
Rebecca Gibson ... Dr. Singer
Stephen Eric McIntyre Stephen Eric McIntyre ... Larry
Scott Johnson ... Big guy
Abbey Thickson ... Leslie
Mike Bell Mike Bell ... Marco
Garth Merkeley ... Chad
Gordon Tanner Gordon Tanner ... Bartender
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JONAH, an unemployed gambler, takes his estranged pot-smoking teenaged daughter AURORA on a dangerous road trip to Churchill, Manitoba to show her the magnificent Northern Lights - before her vision disorder renders her completely blind. With a volatile bookie in hot pursuit, Jonah and Aurora are forced to finally confront each other, and their complicated pasts.

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Aurora boreala See more »

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2.35 : 1
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