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Director  Doug Karr
Duration  
Music director  Mark Stephan Kondracki
Writer  Doug Karr
Language  English
7.4/10 IMDb

Genre  Short, Biography, History
Running time  8 minutes
Screenplay  Doug Karr
Country  Canada
Ten for Grandpa movie poster

Release date  January 17, 2009 (2009-01-17) (Sundance)
Cast  David Alpay (Narrator), David Huband (David Karr), Catherine Black (Katherine Karr), Ann de Villiers (Grandma Karr), Géza Kovács (Coroner / Grand Dragon), Shannon Beckner (Avia)
Similar movies  Doug Karr directed Ten for Grandpa and Art Machine, Frost (2012), Wet Bum (2014), Patch Town (2014), Thats What She Said (2012)

Ten for grandpa


Ten for Grandpa is a 2009 film by writer/director Doug Karr starring David Huband, Catherine Black, and narrated by David Alpay. Filmed in Toronto for the Bravo! network, this film explores the convoluted past of Karr's own Grandfather. The film was a co-production between Chop Wood Carry Water and Torch-Head Productions.

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Ten for grandpa


Plot

David Karr, husband, father, White House press reporter, film producer, powerful millionaire, defense contractor, Corporate CEO, renaissance businessman... Soviet agent? A fast paced, introspective look at the enigmatic life of a most influential ancestor. A clear-eyed, comedic take on the life of this complex character and the events surrounding his untimely demise, the film reaches to understand the forces that push an individual to immerse himself in a nefarious web of danger and infamy.

Cast

  • David Alpay as Narrator
  • David Huband as David Karr
  • Catherine Black as Katharine Karr
  • Shannon Beckner as Avia Karr
  • David Cormican as Alden Karr
  • Ann de Villiers as Grandma Karr
  • Connor Edwards as Alden Karr @ 4yrs
  • Colette Kendall as Wendy Karr
  • References

    Ten for Grandpa Wikipedia
    Ten for Grandpa IMDb Ten for Grandpa themoviedb.org