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Screening Dates/Times/Venues

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UPCOMING SCREENINGS – INTERNATIONAL

UK

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

September 29 – October 2nd – Eden Court Theatre – Inverness, U.K. – Coming Soon!

October 8, 12 – Aldeburgh Cinema – Aldeburgh, U.K. – Coming Soon!

October 9 – Picturehouse Cinemas – Across the U.K. – Coming Soon!

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. – Coming Soon!

October 9th – The Electric – Birmingham, U.K. – Coming Soon!

October 9 – Saffron Screen – Saffron Walden, U.K. – Coming Soon!

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

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. – Coming Soon!

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

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

 

SWEDEN

September 11 – Bio Roy – Göteborg, Sweden Tickets and Information

September 18 – Nordisk Panorama Festival – Malmö, Sweden – Tickets & Information

September TBA – Silvanium – Gävle, Sweden – Coming Soon!

 

GREENLAND

September 20 – Katuaq – Nuuk, Greenland Tickets and Information

 

SLOVAKIA

September 6 – A4, Associations for Contemporary Culture – Bratislava, Slovakia Tickets and Information

 

NORWAY

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

 

UPCOMING SCREENINGS – NORTH AMERICA

August 28 – Gather DTLA – Los Angeles, CA – Tickets & Info Coming Soon!

September 25 – Port Townsend Film Festival – Port Townsend, WA – Tickets & Info Coming Soon!

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

September 29 – North Jersey Fiber Arts Festival – Ridgewood, NJTickets & Info Coming Soon!

October 4 – Amherst Cinema – Amherst, MA – Tickets & Info Coming Soon!

October 9 – Pendleton Center for the Arts at Prodigal Sons Brewery – Pendleton, OR – Tickets & Info Coming Soon!

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

October 29 – Carlton Cinema – Toronto, ON – Tickets & Info Coming Soon!

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

November 24 – Phi Center – Montreal, QC – Tickets & Info Coming Soon!

December 8 – The Contemporary – Austin, TX – Tickets & Info Coming Soon!

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

 

PAST SCREENINGS

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

August 14 – Cleveland Museum of Art – Cleveland, OH

August 9 – Naro Expanded Cinema – Norfolk, VA 

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

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

July 27 – Gateway Film Center – Columbus, OH

July 23 – Nightlight Cinema – Akron, OH

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

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

July 8 – Theatre N at Nemours – Wilmington, DE

July 8 – Jean Cocteau Cinema – Santa Fe, NM

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

July 7 – Historic Howell – Howell, MI

July 6 – The Loft – Tucson, AZ

July 5 – Guild Cinema – Albuquerque, NM

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

June 29 – Railroad Square Cinema – Waterville, ME

June 29 – Cordova Fiber Arts Guild – Cordova, AK

June 27 – SIE Film Center – Denver, CO

June 25 – Scandinavian Cultural Center – Boston, MA

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

May 15 – Skjaldborg Documentary Festival – Patreksfjörður, Iceland

May 13 – Vogue Knitting LIVE – Pasadena, CA

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

March 12 – SXSW Film Festival – Austin, TX

January 29 – Göteborg 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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