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Night Travellers

National Screen Institute Drama Prize 2007
Writer / Director 2008
Dramatic short film / Colour / HD / 13 min

Night Travellers is the story of Mika LaFreniere, a wife and mother who falls into a passionate affair with a migrant worker in the 1960s. Against the backdrop of the strict religious community where she lives, and her father’s disparaging behaviour, Mika struggles to make the right choices.

 

Screenings:

  • NSI Film Festival, Winnipeg, Canada, February 2008
  • Worldwide Short Film Festival, Toronto, June 2008
  • Newport Beach Film Festival, April 2008
  • CBC Reflections – Broadcast, June 2009

Awards:

  • WorldFest International Film Festival, Houston, April 2009 – Awarded the Platinum Remi.
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