Theresa's life revolves around weekly visits to her father's grave where she performs ceremonial offerings of love and respect with a piece of smoked salmon. Mourning becomes easier than ... See full summary »

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Theresa
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Will
Bernice Chu ...
Wendy
Donald Fong ...
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Louise Tam ...
Elderly Woman
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Theresa's life revolves around weekly visits to her father's grave where she performs ceremonial offerings of love and respect with a piece of smoked salmon. Mourning becomes easier than letting go until she meets Will, the cemetery groundskeeper, whose encounters with Theresa change everything. Sensitive and poignant, ONCE A FISH explores death within the continuum of life, where the certainty of ritual and the spontaneity of hope both have their place. Written by Anonymous

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Grief takes a strange turn when a woman becomes obsessed with a piece of salmon.

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Short | Drama

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6 October 2005 (Canada)  »

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CAD 40,000 (estimated)
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