Huge news for us! Crocuses has been chosen for the Women in Film and Television International 2018 Short Film Showcase. This means it will be shown in 40+ chapters around the world this year.
From the judges:
“A beautiful memory, beautiful cinematography and beautiful music. I was glassy-eyed and moved by this gem. I really enjoyed the addition of personal old photos to give the feeling of nostalgia.”
Big thanks to everyone who helped make this film. It was produced with the assistance of St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival through the RBC Michelle Jackson Award, RBC, CBC, NFLDC, Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council, City of St. John’s, NIFCO,ACTRA, Clairmont Camera, Casting by Maggie Maggie Keiley, Ruth Atkinson, Atlantic Studios Cooperative, WIDC Director Alumnae, and many more I’m sure i’m forgetting. #WIFTI2018SFS
Thank so much Winnipeg Real to Reel Film Festival for making Crocuses an Official Selection. We are thrilled.
Saturday, Feb 24 at 4:00 pm
Sunday, Feb 25 at 1:30 pm
We are an official selection for the Victoria Film Festival.
Screening info: Sun | February 4 | 9:15 pm | Capitol 6
We are thrilled that Crocuses will be playing at the historic Standard Theatre in Plattsburgh, New York, on November. We are just sad that we can’t attend. Thanks LCIFF!
Crocuses was chosen to screen at the Gala Presentation of the FIN: Atlantic International Film Festival. This means that the film will be shown on CBC next year. Here I am speaking on the FIN podcast about the film and with other filmmakers about the gala night.
Crocuses is playing at the Charlottetown Film Festival on Saturday, Sept 30 at 4pm. Some of my favourite film makers are from PEI. Sorry to miss this one.
We are delighted to screen at the Kerry Film Festival. The festival dates are 19th-22nd October 2017 in Killarney, Kerry. We’ll update soon with the time of the screening.
Crocuses has been specially selected to screen at the Reel East Coast Shorts Gala night at FIN: Atlantic International Festival. We are absolutely honoured to take part!
CROCUSES will be part of the 2017 Nickel Summer Roadshow.
TheNickel Summer Roadshow is an annual tour of films from the most recent festival.
Crocuses will be opening for I HEARD THE BIRCH TREE WHISPER IN THE NIGHT by Kenneth J Harvey; a documentary about the incredible Newfoundland artist Gerald Squires.
THU, AUG 10, 7:30 pm, South Coast Arts Festival, St. Jacques Rec Centre
MON, AUG 21, 7 pm, Beaches Heritage Centre, Eastport
TUE, AUG 22, 8:30 pm, English Harbour Arts Centre
Admission by donation at the door (suggested $8)
Crocuses won Best Newfoundland and Labrador Short at the Nickel Film Festival!! We are thrilled. Thanks so much to the Nickel! My producer, Latonia Hartery, and I want to make a HUGE shout out to the whole team, especially our keys:
- DOP: Ian Vatcher
- Production Designer: Deb Vatcher
- Editor: Chris Darlington
- Composer: Duane Andrews
- Costume Designer: Alison Ruth Hicks