Even though I knew nothing about taxidermy and very little about Bigfoot, I was surprised how much I enjoyed Big Fur. The movie draws us into the world of award winning taxidermist Ken Walker, a Canadian that is also obsessed with finding Bigfoot. So he puts his imposing talents to work creating his own life-sized stuffed version. Somehow this movie also involves a world championship, Roy Orbison impersonations and a heartbreaking romance that I didn't see coming at all. It's all very unusual, but surprisingly touching.
World Champion taxidermist Ken Walker builds a life-sized Bigfoot, based on frames from an iconic 1967 movie, and unveils her at the 2015 World Taxidermy Championship. While Walker would ...
December 12, 2020