Women in Film and Television International 2018 Short Film Showcase.

WIFTI_SFSHuge 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 CouncilCity of St. John’sNIFCO,ACTRA, Clairmont Camera, Casting by Maggie Maggie KeileyRuth Atkinson, Atlantic Studios Cooperative, WIDC Director Alumnae, and many more I’m sure i’m forgetting. #WIFTI2018SFS

Nickel Road Show

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 wins Best Short!


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