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UPCOMING SCREENINGS

AUSTRALIA

March 8, 2017 – National Wool Museum – Victoria – Coming Soon!

CANADA

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

DENMARK

November 16 – AroS Aarhus Art Museum – Aarhus Tickets and Information

SWEDEN

November 22– Bio Roy – GöteborgTickets & Information

November 26 – Murberget Länsmuseet Västernorrland, Härnösand Tickets and Information

UK

November 30 – Eden Arts/Penrith Old Firestation, PenrithTickets and Information

February 18, 2017 – Picture House Cinema Leighton Buzzard Theatre, Leighton Buzzard – Coming Soon!

USA

November 16 – Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit – Detroit, MI – Tickets & Information

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

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

March 25, 2017 – New Bedford Arts – New Bedford, M.A – Coming Soon!

PAST SCREENINGS

November 8 – Bijou Cinema – Eugene, OR, USA

November 6 – Festivalsjef – Oslo Strikkefestival – Oslo, Norway

November 6 – Florence Arts Centre, Cumbria, UK

November 4-6 – Vogue Knitting LIVE – Minneapolis, MN, USA

October 29 – Carlton Cinema – Toronto, ON, Canada

October 23, 27 – Kino Ritz, Vaasa, Finland

October 19 – The Screening Room – Kingston, ON, Canada

October 19 – The Screening Room – Kingston, ON, Canada

October 15 – Real Art Ways – Hartford, CT, USA

October 15 – Gerillaslöjdsfestival – Stockhom, Sweden

October 15 – Courtyard – Hereford, U.K.

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

October 12 – Pickford Film Center – Bellingham, WA, USA

October 12 – Corby Cube – Corby, U.K.

October 11 – Ritz Belper – Belper, U.K.

October 11 – Savoy Cinema Heaton – Stockport, U.K.

October 10 – IndieCork Festival, Cork, Ireland

October 10 – Regal Melton – Melton, U.K.

October 9 – Pendleton Center for the Arts at Prodigal Sons Brewery – Pendleton, OR, USA

October 9 – Picturehouse Cinemas – Across the U.K.

October 9 – Showcase Cinemas – Across the U.K. 

October 9 – Farnham Maltings – Surrey, U.K.

October 9 – Dundee Contemporary Arts – Dundee, U.K.

October 9 – The Electric – Birmingham, U.K.

October 9 – Ziferblat – Manchester, U.K.

October 9 – Saffron Screen – Saffron Walden, U.K.

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

October 9, 12 – Derby QUAD – Derby, U.K.

October 8, 12 – Aldeburgh Cinema – Aldeburgh, U.K.

October 8 – Stoughton Cinema Café – Stoughton, WI, USA

October 4 – Amherst Cinema – Amherst, MA, USA

October 2, 5 – Vancouver International Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada

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

September 29 – October 2 – Eden Court Theatre – Inverness, U.K.

September 29 – North Jersey Fiber Arts Festival – Ridgewood, NJ, USA

September 27 – Violet Crown Cinema – Charlottesville, VA, USA

September 26 – Milwaukee Film Festival – Milwaukee, WI, USA

September 25 – Port Townsend Film Festival – Port Townsend, WA, USA

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

September 23 – Makeversity, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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 15-25 – TSL Theater – Hudson, NY, USA

September 15 – Silvanium – Gävle, Sweden

September 9-28 – Bíó Paradís, Reykjavik, Iceland

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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Barbara Kingsolver

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Cirkus Cirkör

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Olek

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Tinna

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