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Marion Bridge / Mongrel Media presents a Sienna Films/Idlewild Films production ; producers, Bill Niven, Jennifer Kawaja, Julia Sereny ; written by Daniel MacIvor ; directed by Wiebke Von Carolsfeld.

Niven, Bill. (Added Author). Kawaja, Jennifer. (Added Author). Sereny, Julia. (Added Author). MacIvor, Daniel, 1962- (Added Author). Von Carolsfeld, Wiebke. (Added Author). Parker, Molly, 1972- (Added Author). Jenkins, Rebecca, 1959- (Added Author). Smith, Stacy (Added Author). McNeil, Marguerite. (Added Author). Page, Ellen. (Added Author). Mongrel Media (Added Author). Sienna Films (Firm) (Added Author). Idlewild Films. (Added Author). Film Movement (Firm) (Added Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author). Molly Parker, Rebecca Jenkins, Stacy Smith, Marguerite McNeil, Ellen Page. (Cast).
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  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Film Movement, [2010]

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General Note:
Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed Sept. 8, 2010).
Adapted from the book of the same title by Daniel MacIvor.
Originally released as motion picture in 2002.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Lesley Barber ; editor, Dean Soltys.
Participant or Performer Note:
Molly Parker, Rebecca Jenkins, Stacy Smith, Marguerite McNeil, Ellen Page.
Summary, etc.:
In the midst of struggling to overcome her self-destructive behavior, the youngest of three sisters, Agnes (Molly Parker), returns to her hometown in Nova Scotia determined to confront the past. Her arrival sets in motion a chain of events that allows a family of women to re-connect with the world and each other in their own ways.
Target Audience Note:
Age group: NR.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Also available as DVD; previously issued as Film Movement DV001.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 474443KB).
Awards Note:
Best Canadian First Feature Film, Toronto Film Festival, 2002
Subject: Sisters > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Cape Breton Island (N.S.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Feature films.

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