Cowards Bend the Knee (2003)

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Winnipeg's foremost film-maker Guy Maddin is the star player of the Winnipeg Maroons ice-hockey team and boyfriend of the beautiful Veronica, and a coward when it comes to any form of relationship. His inability to face adult responsibilities like a man leads him into a tangled plot involving a vengeful women, mad doctors, hand transplants, strangulation and living waxworks. The films was originally commissioned as an art installation for Toronto's Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery.

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