Paulette Phillips and Geoffrey Shea

1987, 35:00 minutes, colour, English


A man who wears slippers on the street, a woman who reads the news on the radio, and a brother with schizophrenic tendencies. Work follows these characters who live in adjacent apartments and occasionally intersect. A range of ideology about work is revealed through these three characters who aren't working.

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Critical Writing

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Paulette Phillips: Geoffrey Shea
by Andrew J. Paterson. Vanguard, Feb. 1988, v. 17, no. 1.
Culture For Sale: Recent Toronto Works
by Kass Banning. Cinema Canada, Feb. 1988, no. 155.
by Shonagh Adelman and Bryan Gee. Fuse, Winter 1988, v. 11, no. 4.