Cleveland International Film Festival } March 22 – April 1, 2023 } Playhouse Square

Linoleum

Year: 2022
Country: USA
Language: English
Run Time: 101 minutes

Linoleum
Linoleum
Linoleum
Linoleum
Linoleum

In the fictional Fairview Heights, Ohio, Cameron Edwin (Jim Gaffigan), the host of a public access children’s science program, finds himself in what most would call a mid-life crisis. But when cosmic events bring a satellite crash to his backyard, his coming-of-age story really begins. Determined to truly follow his dreams and become an astronaut, he charges ahead. Building a fully operational rocket ship is his only mission, much to the dismay of his family and those around him, who have ambitions and dreams of their own. Among his wife, Erin (Rhea Seehorn), on her own path to fulfillment, his witty daughter, Nora, and a curious neighbor drawn in by the scientific exploration, Cameron navigates what becomes a blend of fantasy and reality as continued bizarre happenings heighten his journey…and there may even be an appearance from a doppelgänger. With Douglas Sirk-esque colors, incredible production design, and strong performances, LINOLEUM is a beautiful meditation on memory, dreams, and acceptance from Ohio-born writer/director Colin West. —B.R.

CIFF46 Screenings

Connor Palace

Saturday, April 09, 2022 at 7:00 PM

Accessibility (?)
Closed Captions: Yes
Audio Description: No
English Subtitles: No

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Comedies
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Competition
Local Heroes Competition

Director

Director
Colin West

Producers
Chad Simpson, Dennis Masel, Chadd Harbold

Screenwriting
Colin West

Cinematography
Ed Wu

Editing
Keara Burton

Principal Cast
Jim Gaffigan, Rhea Seehorn, Katelyn Nacon, Gabriel Rush, Amy Hargreaves, West Duchovny, Michael Ian Black, Tony Shalhoub, Elisabeth Henry, Roger Hendricks Simon

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