The Saver

The Saver is a Canadian drama film, written and directed by Wiebke von Carolsfeld, and released in 2015.[2]

The Saver
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Film poster
Directed byWiebke von Carolsfeld
Produced byAisling Chin-Yee
John Christou
Written byWiebke von Carolsfeld
Based onThe Saver by Edeet Ravel
StarringImajyn Cardinal
Pascale Bussières
Alexandre Landry
Brandon Oakes
Music byRamachandra Borcar
CinematographyStéphanie Anne Weber Biron
Edited byWiebke von Carolsfeld
Distributed byProspector Films
Release date
  • September 20, 2015 (2015-09-20) (Atlantic Film Festival)[1]
Running time
88 minutes
CountryCanada
LanguageEnglish

Based on a novel by Edeet Ravel, the film stars Imajyn Cardinal as Fern, a young girl who is determined to assert her independence after the death of her mother.[3] Taking over her mother's work as a house cleaner, she finds a book on how to become a millionaire, and resolves to start saving her money.

The film's cast also includes Pascale Bussières, Alexandre Landry, Monia Chokri, Pascale Montpetit, Brandon Oakes and Hamidou Savadogo.[4]

Von Carolsfeld garnered a Canadian Screen Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay at the 4th Canadian Screen Awards in 2016.

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