Lift


1h 25m 2002

Brief Synopsis

Nineteen-year-old Niecy prides herself on being the most talented shoplifter in Boston, until a tragedy forces her to give up petty theft and repair her relationship with her estranged mother Elaine.

Film Details

Release Date
2002
Production Company
Hart Sharp Entertainment; Konrad Pictures; Showtime Networks
Distribution Company
Showtime Home Entertainment; Showtime Networks
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 25m

Synopsis

Nineteen-year-old Niecy prides herself on being the most talented shoplifter in Boston, until a tragedy forces her to give up petty theft and repair her relationship with her estranged mother Elaine.

Film Details

Release Date
2002
Production Company
Hart Sharp Entertainment; Konrad Pictures; Showtime Networks
Distribution Company
Showtime Home Entertainment; Showtime Networks
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 25m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the Best Dramatic Feature award at the 2001 Urbanworld Film Festival.

Aired in United States 2001

Aired in United States August 2001

Aired in United States January 2001

Aired in United States July 15, 2003

Aired in United States June 26, 2002

Aired in United States November 2001

Shown at Edinburgh International Film Festival August 12-26, 2001.

Shown at New Directors/New Films in New York City March 23 - April 8, 2001.

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival (New American Cinema) May 24 - June 17, 2001.

Shown at Urbanworld Film Festival in New York City August 1-5, 2001.

Originally developed as a feature film.

Screenplay was one of four winners of the Sundance/NHK International Filmmakers Award at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival.

Began shooting April 24, 2000.

Completed shooting May 28, 2000.

Included in the "No Borders" financing and co-production sidebar, Independent Feature Film Market (IFFM) in New York City September 15-19, 1997.

Project was workshopped at the Sundance Institute's 1997 June Filmmakers/Screenwriters Lab.

Straight to cable release.