Prince George Derby Doc Crashes into DOXA

Kurt Walker and Tyson Storozinski at Vancity Theatre, where their debut doc 'Hit 2 Pass' will screen May 9. Photo by Jackie Dives.

Kurt Walker and Tyson Storozinski at Vancity Theatre, where their debut doc ‘Hit 2 Pass’ will screen May 9. Photo by Jackie Dives.

A pair of young B.C. filmmakers are making international waves with their avant-garde take on a Prince George demolition derby.

Kurt Walker’s debut documentary feature, Hit 2 Pass, is titled after a derby of the same name in the northern B.C. city. The film has muscled its way into the international festival circuit — it made its roaring debut at the Doclisboa International Film Festival in Portugal, where it picked up the Universities Award for Best International Competition Feature Film, and is headed for an American debut in Brooklyn next month. But first, the film will debut in the director’s hometown at the upcoming DOXA Film Festival in Vancouver….

Read the full Q+A on The Tyee

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About Jon Hernandez

Jon Hernandez is a Journalist, Tree Planter, and current student at UBC's Graduate School of Journalism. He holds a Bachelors of Arts from UBC Vancouver, and has worked for such publications as The Region and Sustainability Television. View all posts by Jon Hernandez

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