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Posters painted by Peter Doig will be available for sale to patrons of the Festival starting Friday, October 23, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at Victoria Hall, Cobourg.  Posters are 18" by 23" and are priced at $30 including tax.  Two inch tubes will be available for $2.00.  There will be a limit of 3 per person.

If any posters are available at the end of the festival, they will be available online for the same price although there will be an additional charge for shipping and handling.

There are no advanced sales or reservations.

Pater Doig PosterThe image on the poster is of Dorian Gray, the principal character in the film of the Oscar Wilde novel The Picture of Dorian Gray. It is, in other words, "a picture of a motion picture about a picture."  The film is being shown on Friday night at 8:50 pm.

Background Information

For more on the background of how the poster came to be painted and the connection between Peter Doig and the Vintage Film Festival, listen to the interview of VFF Committee member Michael Hanlon on CBC's As It Happens.  Carol Off was the interviewer.

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