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Empire of Dirt (film)

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Director  Peter Stebbings
Music director  Justin Peroff
Writer  Shannon Masters
Language  English
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama
Duration  
Country  Canada
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Release date  6 September 2013 (2013-09-06) (TIFF)
Initial release  November 22, 2013 (Toronto)
Producers  Jennifer Podemski, Bob Crowe
Cast  Cara Gee, Shay Eyre, Jennifer Podemski, Luke Kirby, Jordan Prentice, Michael Cram
Similar movies  Our Spirits Don't Speak English, You Are on Indian Land, Naturally Native, Ramona, Django Unchained, Ip Man

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Empire of Dirt is a 2013 Canadian drama film directed by Peter Stebbings. It was screened in the Contemporary World Cinema section at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival.

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The film was a shortlisted nominee for Best Picture at the 2nd Canadian Screen Awards. It also garnered nominations for Best Actress (Cara Gee), Best Supporting Actress (Jennifer Podemski), Best Original Screenplay (Shannon Masters) and Best Editing (Jorge Weisz).

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Plot

The film stars Cara Gee as Lena, a young single First Nations mother struggling to bridge the generation gap with her daughter Peeka (Shay Eyre) and her mother Minerva (Jennifer Podemski).

Production

The film was shot from 19 September to 4 October 2012 at Kensington Market in Toronto and at Keswick, Ontario. Its original working title was Empire of Dirt, and it was briefly called Running Wolf.

It was written by Shannon Masters. Producers included Colin Brunton (line producer), Bob Crowe and Jennifer Podemski (as producers), Heather K. Dahlstrom and Geoff Ewart (as co-producers), and Avi Federgreen (as executive producer).

Cast

  • Cara Gee as Lena
  • Shay Eyre as Peeka
  • Jennifer Podemski as Minerva "Minnie"
  • Luke Kirby as Russell
  • Jordan Prentice as Warren
  • Michael Cram as Doc Baker
  • Sarah Podemski as Charmaine
  • Lawrence Bayne as Hank
  • Kate Corbett as Wendy
  • Tonya Lee Williams as Sandra
  • Shannon Kook as Angel
  • References

    Empire of Dirt (film) Wikipedia
    Empire of Dirt (film) IMDb Empire of Dirt (film) themoviedb.org


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