Shoemaker


1h 20m 1996

Brief Synopsis

A tale about a lonely, slow-witted shoe repairman who becomes overtaken by his emotions after an unusual date with a woman whom he'd once met and whom he finally locates after placing a search for her in the personal ads.

Film Details

Release Date
1996
Distribution Company
Kairos Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

Synopsis

A tale about a lonely, slow-witted shoe repairman who becomes overtaken by his emotions after an unusual date with a woman whom he'd once met and whom he finally locates after placing a search for her in the personal ads.

Film Details

Release Date
1996
Distribution Company
Kairos Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for two 1997 Genie Awards by the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, including Best Actress (Alberta Watson) and Best Supporting Actor (Hardee Lineham).

Released in United States 1996

Released in United States 1998

Released in United States October 1997

Released in United States September 1996

Shown at Cinequest 1998: The San Jose Film Festival January 29 - February 4, 1998.

Shown at International Mannheim-Heidelberg Film Festival (in competition) October 10-18, 1997.

Shown at Toronto International Film Festival September 5-14, 1996.

Feature directorial debut for Colleen Murphy.

Released in United States 1996

Released in United States 1998 (Shown at Cinequest 1998: The San Jose Film Festival January 29 - February 4, 1998.)

Released in United States September 1996 (Shown at Toronto International Film Festival September 5-14, 1996.)

Released in United States October 1997 (Shown at International Mannheim-Heidelberg Film Festival (in competition) October 10-18, 1997.)