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UPCOMING SCREENINGS

CANADA

October 2, 5 – Vancouver International Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada Tickets and Information

October 29 – Carlton Cinema – Toronto, ON – Coming Soon!

November 24 – Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Montreal, QCTickets and Information

FINLAND

October 23, 27 – Kino Ritz, Vaasa, Finland – Coming Soon!

ICELAND

September 9-28 – Bíó Paradís, Reykjavik, Iceland Tickets and Information

IRELAND

October 10 – IndieCork Festival, Cork, Ireland – Coming Soon!

NETHERLANDS

September 23 – Makeversity, Amsterdam, Netherlands – Tickets and Information

NORWAY

November – Festivalsjef – Oslo Strikkefestival – Oslo, Norway – Coming Soon!

SWEDEN

October 15 – Gerillaslöjdsfestival – Stockhom, Sweden Tickets and Information

UK

September 23-29 – Mareel Shetlands – Lerwick, U.K. – Tickets and Information

September 29 – October 2nd – Eden Court Theatre – Inverness, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 8, 12 – Aldeburgh Cinema – Aldeburgh, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 9 – Picturehouse Cinemas – Across the U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 9 – Showcase Cinemas – Across the U.K. Tickets and Information

October 9 – Farnham Maltings – Surrey, U.K.Tickets and Information

October 9th – Dundee Contemporary Arts – Dundee, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 9th – The Electric – Birmingham, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 9 – Ziferblat – Manchester, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 9 – Saffron Screen – Saffron Walden, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 9, 11 – The Plough Arts Center – Devon, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 9, 12 – Derby QUAD – Derby, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 10 – Regal Melton – Melton, U.K. – Coming Soon!

October 11 – Ritz Belper – Belper, U.K. – Coming Soon!

October 11 – Savoy Cinema Heaton – Stockport, U.K. – Coming Soon!

October 12 – Corby Cube – Corby, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 13 – South Hill Park Arts Centre – Bracknell, U.K. – Tickets and Information

October 15 – Courtyard – Hereford, U.K. Tickets and Information

USA

September 15-25 – TSL Theater – Hudson, NY Tickets and Information

September 22 – Showcase Cinemas – Providence, RITickets & Information

September 25 – Port Townsend Film Festival – Port Townsend, WATickets and Information

September 26 – Milwaukee Film Festival – Milwaukee, WITickets & Information

September 27 – Violet Crown Cinema – Charlottesville, VATickets & Information

September 29 – North Jersey Fiber Arts Festival – Ridgewood, NJTickets and Information

October 1 – Architecture and Design Film Festival – New York, NY Tickets and Information

October 4 – Amherst Cinema – Amherst, MATickets and Information

October 8 – Stoughton Cinema Café – Stoughton, WI Tickets and Information

October 9 – Pendleton Center for the Arts at Prodigal Sons Brewery – Pendleton, ORTickets and Information

October 12 – Pickford Film Center – Bellingham, WA Tickets and Information

October 15 – Real Art Ways – Hartford, CTTickets & Information

October 19 – The Screening Room – Kingston, ON – Coming Soon!

November 4-6 – Vogue Knitting LIVE – Minneapolis, MN – Tickets and Information

December 8 – The Contemporary – Austin, TX – Coming Soon!

January 13-15 – Vogue Knitting LIVE – New York, NY – Coming Soon!

PAST SCREENINGS

September 22 – Showcase Cinemas – Providence, RI, USA

September 20 – Katuaq Bio – Nuuk, Greenland

September 18 – Nordisk Panorama Festival – Malmö, Sweden

September 17 – Creative Warehouse – Needham, MA, USA

September 15 – Silvanium – Gävle, Sweden

September 6 – A4, Associations for Contemporary Culture – Bratislava, Slovakia

September 11 – Bio Roy – Göteborg, Sweden

August 28 – Gather DTLA – Los Angeles, CA, USA

August 12-14 – Clinton Street Theatre – Portland, OR, USA

August 14 – Cleveland Museum of Art – Cleveland, OH, USA

August 9 – Naro Expanded Cinema – Norfolk, VA, USA 

August 3 – Dairy Center for the Arts – Boulder, CO, USA

July 29-31 – ACME Screening Room – Lambertville, NJ, USA

July 27 – Gateway Film Center – Columbus, OH, USA

July 23 – Nightlight Cinema – Akron, OH, USA

July 15-21 – Laemmle Fine Arts – Los Angeles, CA, USA

July 16-17 – Laemmle Playhouse 7 – Pasadena, CA, USA

July 8 – Theatre N at Nemours – Wilmington, DE, USA

July 8 – Jean Cocteau Cinema – Santa Fe, NM, USA

July 7 – Mary D. Fisher Theater – Sedona, AZ, USA

July 7 – Historic Howell – Howell, MI, USA

July 6 – The Loft – Tucson, AZ, USA

July 5 – Guild Cinema – Albuquerque, NM, USA

June 24-30 – IFC Center – New York, NY, USA

June 29 – Railroad Square Cinema – Waterville, ME, USA

June 29 – Cordova Fiber Arts Guild – Cordova, AK, USA

June 27 – SIE Film Center – Denver, CO, USA

June 25 – Scandinavian Cultural Center – Boston, MA, USA

May 19 – Folkets Bio’s Cinema Zita – Stockholm, Sweden

May 15 – Skjaldborg Documentary Festival – Patreksfjörður, Iceland

May 13 – Vogue Knitting LIVE – Pasadena, CA, USA

April 28 – Newport Beach Film Festival – Newport Beach, CA, USA

March 12 – SXSW Film Festival – Austin, TX, USA

February 3 – Göteborg International Film Festival – Göteborg, Sweden

SYNOPSIS

The traditional crafts of crochet and knitting have become one of the hottest movements in modern art. We follow a few International artists and knitters as they bring yarn to the streets and into our lives in new ways. Starting in Iceland, this quirky and thought-provoking film takes us on a colourful and global journey as we discover how yarn connects us all.

A Compass Films production, in co-production with 2M Film Studio, Poland.

A documentary film that travels to: Iceland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Poland, UK, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Hawaii, Cuba, USA, Canada exploring the endless possibilities of yarn in the world.

Supported by the Icelandic Films Centre, Creative Europe MEDIA Development Funding, Creative Europe MEDIA TV funding, RÚV, RTV, TG4, TVP and SVT.

A Compass Films Production in co-production with 2M Film Studio, Poland

Director Una Lorenzen    Co-Directors Thordur Jonsson & Heather Millard    Writer Krishan Arora
Original Prose ‘Where It Begins’ written and performed by Barbara Kingsolver    Editor Thorunn Hafstad    Music by Orn Eldarn & Samuel ‘LoopTok’ Andersson
Cinematography by Iga Mikler    Sound Design by Hallur Ingolfsson    Colourist Konrad Gylfason
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