The Women's Film Festival 2016: The Saver
The Saver Runtime: 88 minutes
After being orphaned in the middle of a harsh Montreal winter, teenager Fern resolves to avoid her mothers tragic fate by becoming a millionaire. "All you need to do is save," according to the book How to become a Millionaire. So, with Youth Protection at her heels, she lies to get a job first as a live-in janitor and then another as a dishwasher, saving whatever she finds along the way. But despite all her smarts and fierce determination, Fern's house of cards beings to crumble, until she realizes that she may not be as alone as she once thought. Based on the young adult novel by Edeet Ravel, starring the newly discovered Imajyn Cardinal, The Saver was written, edited and directed by award-winning filmmaker Wiebke von Carolsfeld (Marion Bridge, Stay).
Director, Wiebke von Carolsfeld and Producer, John Christou will be available for a Q&A session via Skype.
University of Arts, Caplan Recital Hall (View)
211 South Broad Street, 17th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Dog Friendly: No|