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THE SEEDLINGS

THE SEEDLINGS

LANGUAGE: English

Genre: Period Drama
Running Time: 15mins
Year of production: 2018

SYNOPSIS

Set in 1905. A young girl lives an insular but ordered life with her widowed mother with only her dolls house for company. The arrival of her mysterious aunt and cousin set her onto a path of self-awakening when she discovers how dangerous a simple game of child's play can be.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Margaret Clunie
Sophie Robinson
Arianna Jennings
Zara Mirabelle Cooper

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Christina Yianni
Screenwriter: Christina Yianni
Executive Producer: Christina Yianni.
Producers: Dave Savva, Catalina Umana
Director of Photography: Sarah Cunningham
Sound: Tony Gibson
Editing: Ian Farr
Sound Editing: Stefano Marchetti
Music Composer: Harry Tarlton

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Drama
Sub-genre: Period social drama, historical
Language: English
Country of origin: UK
Year of production: 2018
Total running time: 15 min
Shooting format: HD
Color type: Colour
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Sound format: Wav.

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS:

London International Short Film Festival, UK Film Festival, Dhaka International Film Festival, Monticantini International Film Festival

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Christina is an independent filmmaker. The Seedlings is her debut film as a writer/director. Christina studied English Literature at King’s College London and then continued her interest in performance and writing at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, where she studied Text & Performance for her Master’s degree.