Calvin Thomas Release dateApril 12, 2013 (2013-04-12) (Sarasota Film Festival)
August 23, 2013 (2013-08-23) (Canada) WriterLev Lewis, Yonah Lewis, Calvin Thomas DirectorsYonah Lewis, Calvin Thomas CastClaudia Dey (Lena), Grace Glowicki, Marvin Weintraub, John Gastold, Adam Barnes, David Runham ScreenplayYonah Lewis, Calvin Thomas, Lev Lewis Similar moviesThe Grey, Golden Apples of the Sun, Salt, Recommendation for Mercy, Deadly Eyes, Goin' Down the Road
TaglineWhen rivers meander and are sometimes cut off from their course, they form an oxbow lake.
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The Oxbow Cure is a 2013 Canadian independent film directed by Yonah Lewis and Calvin Thomas. It stars writer Claudia Dey as Lena, a woman who moves away from the city to a remote cottage in an attempt to heal herself and escape from her past.
The film premiered at the Sarasota Film Festival in the Independent Visions Competition on April 12, 2013 and had a limited theatrical release in Canada on August 23, 2013.
Claudia Dey as Lena
On January 17, 2012 a Kickstarter campaign was launched with a fundraising target of $12,000 under the working title of Condition of the Heart. On February 17, 2012 funding closed with $12,150 pledged by 117 people.
The film was partially financed through a grant from the Toronto Arts Council. Telefilm Canada provided completion funds through their Low Budget Independent Feature Film Assistance Program.
The film features two songs, "My Prayer" and "With These Hands", performed by P.J. Proby.