To help promote the opening on The Stone Angel in Halifax, director Kari Skogland will be in town this weekend to meet with fans and discuss her adaptation of Margaret Laurence’s Can-lit classic. Following the 6:30 p.m. screenings tomorrow and Saturday, Skogland will take part in a Q&A with the audience.

The Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative and the First Weekend Club will present an artist talk with the Los Angeles-based director on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the CBC Radio building on South Park Street. The talk will be moderated by local filmmaker Shandi Mitchell. Admission is $5 at the door.