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September 2nd, 2015

Big Day Downtown | Pirates of Halifax Edition

So, bet you were wondering what I was doing with all of those pirates recently, eh? Here's the upcoming story that will appear in the next issue of Local Connections Halifax coming out this week. Read on! And don't forget to tap the gallery link on the main page for all the photos. 

INT HOTEL – FILM FESTIVAL HOSPITALITY SUITE 2 AM

The crowd is winding down. There’s a loud knock on the door. Lia, the only member of the management team who wants the party to keep rolling, peers through the peephole.

MORE RESPONSIBLE COLLEAGUE
(with authority)
No one else is coming in. We’re closed.

LIA
(breathlessly)
Oh. My. God.

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(exasperated)
C’mon Lia, who’s there? Seriously, our license.

LIA
(opens door to quickly assess and slams the door to face the room with glee)
Pirates!
(pause)
Pirates are storming the suite. We HAVE to let them in!

This is a scene from the 2009 Atlantic Film Festival verbatim. And this kind of scenario, if you’re open to these kinds of things, happens reasonably often. In a…
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