Freeland

Freeland

Devi has been breeding legendary pot strains for decades on the remote homestead she built herself. But when cannabis is legalized, she suddenly finds herself fighting for her survival. In a tour-de-force performance, Krisha Fairchild (Devi) brings the timely story of a black-market grower battling to keep her farm to the screen. Featuring a heart-breaking turn by John Craven as an old flame from Devi’s commune days, and Frank Mosley and Lily Gladstone as adrift harvest workers, the film is full of standout performances. Shot on off-the-grid pot farms during the actual harvest, directors Mario Furloni and Kate McLean imbue this emotional thriller with a deep and empathetic authenticity.

Directors

Kate McLean

Mario Furloni

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Credits

Directors: Kate McLean, Mario Furloni
Executive Producer: Mark Shlomchik, Bailey Smith, Gill Holland, Stu Pollard, Debbie Resnick, Jeff Resnick, Stefanie Zeldin Sigal, Rob Sigal, Benjamin Speiser
Producer: Laura Heberton
Screenwriter: Kate McLean, Mario Furloni
Cinematographer: Mario Furloni
Editor: Sara Newens and Chris Donlon
Sound Designer: Peter Albrechtsen
Music: William Ryan Fritch
Principal Cast: Krisha Fairchild, Frank Mosley, Lily Gladstone, John Craven
Additional Credits: Casting Director: Samy Burch, Casting Director: Michelle Maxson, co-producer: Jason Sussberg, co-producer: Leslie Silberstein, co-producer: Matthew C. Mills, Field Producer: Claire Weissbluth, Sound Designer: Peter Albrechtsen, Sound: Patrick Kollman, Assistant Director: Lou Nakasako

Contact

Public Film Contact
Laura Heberton
Big Tangent
lheberton@gmail.com
917-628-9476
Publicity Contact
Caitlin Hughes
caitlin@caitlinhughespr.com
973-970-4689
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Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Drama
Screening Section: Visions
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 80 mins