Film & Media Eero Milonoff and Eva Melander in Ali Abbasi’s Border | Still: Courtesy of the Calgary Underground Film Festival February 5, 2019 Border Calgary Underground Film Festival continues its Off the CUFF series Amy Jo Espetveidt Location Globe Cinema 617 8th Ave. SW Price $8 - $10 Buy Tickets Featuring movies the Calgary Underground Film Festival couldn’t make work during its festival dates, Off the CUFF continues with Ali Abbasi’s critically-claimed yet subversive fantasy film, Border. Based on the short story by John Lindqvist, author of Let the Right One In, Border shares the story of Tina, a border guard who has the ability to smell human emotions and catch smugglers. During the day, she keeps a close eye on travellers. Off the job, she has a small place surrounded by primal forest and a normal life of family, friends, and work. But when she comes across a mysterious man with a smell that confounds her detection, she is forced to confront disturbing insights about herself and humankind. Border screens at 7:00pm on February 5, 2019 at the Globe Cinema (617 8th Ave. SW).