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FESTIVALS

2018 Toronto International Film Festival (Canada)
2018 Atlantic Film Festival (Canada)
2018 Cinéfest Sudbury International Film Festival (Canada)
2018 Calgary International Film Festival (Canada)
2018 Vancouver International Film Festival (Canada)
2018 Zurich Film Festival (Switzerland)
2018 Filmfest Hamburg (Germany)
2018 Festival du nouveau cinéma (Canada)
2018 Tofifest (Poland)
2018 São Paulo International Film Festival (Brazil)
2018 Forest City Film Festival (Canada)
2018 Stockholm International Film Festival (Sweden)
2018 Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (Estonia)
2019 Victoria Film Festival (Canada)
2019 Available Light Film Festival (Canada)
2019 Powell River Film Festival (Canada)
2019 Kingston Canadian Film Festival (Canada)
2019 Luxembourg City Film Festival (Luxembourg)
2019 I kvinnlig regi (Sweden)
2019 Gasparilla International Film Festival (USA)
2019 The Swedish Human Rights Film Festival (Sweden)
2019 Prague International Film Festival (Czech Republic)
2019 BUFF International Film Festival (Sweden)

AWARDS

Best Feature, Forest City Film Festival
Bronze Horse for Best Film, XXIX Competition, Stockholm Film Festival
Aluminum Horse for Best Actress (Michaela Kurimsky), XXIX Competition, Stockholm Film Festival

Official Selection, TIFF’s Canada’s Top 10 2018

Nominated for 4 Canadian Screen Awards
Achievement in Direction
Achievement in Costume Design
Achievement in Editing
John Dunning Best First Feature Film Award

...Mozaffari delivers a supernaturally confident feature debut.
— Barry Hertz, Globe & Mail
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Good Deed Entertainment Sets Off ‘Firecrackers’ - Deadline

‘Firecrackers,’ ‘Skate Kitchen’ Win Top Awards at Female-Centric Stockholm Film Festival - Variety

"Every Film Must Be Something That Has Never Been Done Before": AFM Indie Director Roundtable - The Hollywood Reporter

FIRECRACKERS Interview - ZFFDaily 2018

‘Firecrackers’ First Look: Jasmin Mozaffari’s Female-Centric TIFF Premiere Challenges the Patriarchy - IndieWire

Drake Video Director Karena Evans Steps in Front of the Camera - The Star

CMPA Indiescreen Awards honour Simone Urdl and Jennifer Weiss, Caitlin Grabham - Screen Daily

levelFILM and Seville International Light Up ‘Firecrackers’ – Toronto - Deadline Hollywood

TIFF 2018: 10 Must-See Movies, According To Film Experts - Huffington Post Canada

TIFF 2018: One to watch – the dynamite Jasmin Mozaffari and her feature debut Firecrackers - Globe & Mail

...a perfectly directed film where all elements come together in a unique universe of its own.
— Stockholm Film Festival XXIX Competition Jury

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F I R E C R A C K E R S   |   2 0 1 8

Two best friends’ plan to escape their destitute town becomes derailed when the consequences of a night of debauchery begins to dismantle their friendship and threatens their chance at freedom. 

principal cast
lou | MICHAELA KURIMSKY
chantal | KARENA EVANS
jesse | CALLUM THOMPSON
leanne | TAMARA LECLAIR
johnny | DAVID KINGSTON

writer + director
JASMIN MOZAFFARI

producer
CAITLIN GRABHAM

executive producers
KRISTY NEVILLE
PAUL BARKIN
MATT CODE

 

director of photography
CATHERINE LUTES

production designer
THEA HOLLATZ

costume designer
MARA ZIGLER

editor
SIMONE SMITH

composer
CASEY MQ

stills photography
LAURA-LYNN PETRICK
MARLO BILLET

publicity stills
MAYA FUHR  

PRODUCED WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF TELEFILM CANADA AND THE TALENT FUND

international sales
SEVILLE INTERNATIONAL

canadian distribution
LEVEL FILM

us distribution
GOOD DEED ENTERTAINMENT