Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Sherry White's film "Crackie" is a narrative feature at New York's Museum of Modern Art this month.

Telefilm and MoMA bring seventh Canadian Front to New York audiences
Mar 2, 2010 2:00:00 PM

MONTREAL, March 2 /CNW Telbec/ - The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, in association with Telefilm Canada, will present the seventh annual Canadian Front showcase from March 17 to March 22, 2010. The yearly survey of new Canadian cinema showcases eight films made over the last 18 months....
Narrative Feature
Crackie - Written and directed by Sherry White. With Mary Walsh, Meghan Greeley, Cheryl Wells, Joel Thomas Hynes, Kristin Booth. Mitsy, a teenager enduring a hardscrabble adolescence with her grandmother, discovers a dog she wants to love; contemplates sex with a local boy; and, despite her grandmother's wish never to see her own daughter again, hopes her estranged mother will return to Newfoundland. Be careful what you wish for. White's debut film sensitively illuminates the confusion of youth and the dramatic collision of three generations of women.
Read the whole article here.