Weirdos


 
WEIRDOS

Feature Drama, 89 minutes, 2016

PRoducers: MARC ALMON, MIKE MACMILLAN

WRITER: DANIEL MACIVOR

DIRECTOR: BRUCE MCDONALD

Starring: Dylan Authors, Julia Sarah Stone, Allan Hawco & Molly Parker

Nova Scotia.  1976.  A teenager runs away from home with his girlfriend on the weekend of the American Bicentennial, but they find their relationship tested when he confronts a realization that will change his life forever.

Premiering to excellent reviews at TIFF 2016 and Berlinale Generations 2017, WEIRDOS will be released in Canada by Films We Like and in the US by MUBI.  The film is repped by Double Dutch International.

"A lovely, low-key memory piece, vibrant with the awkward grace of adolescence."     ~ Sherri Linden, Hollywood Reporter

 

 

 

AWARDS / SCREENINGS

2017  Best Picture nomination - Academy of Canadian Cinema

2017  Best Supporting Actress - Molly Parker - Academy of Canadian Cinema

2017  Best Original Screenplay - Daniel MacIvor - Academy of Canadian Cinema

2017  Seattle International Film Festival

2017  Beijing International Film Festival

2017  International Premiere - Berlinale Generations

2016  Friday Night Gala - Atlantic Film Festival

2016  World Premiere - Toronto International Film Festival

Website 

www.weirdosthefilm.com