February 14, 2017
Closing Time: The Vanishing Prairie Beverage Room won Best Documentary at the World Premiere Film Awards out of Ottawa. The first annual WPFA Gala will be held on July 30, 2017 at the Imagine Cinemas in Ottawa, Canada. OSM member Karen Tusa of Lucky 9 Productions is the producer and co-director of the documentary, which is available on MTS Stories from Home.
The film was an Official Selection and Semi-finalist of the Los Angeles Cinefest.
Closing Time was nominated for Best Documentary Short at the Long Beach Indie International Film Festival. It will screen September 2 at 12:20 PM at the Cinemark at the Pike Theater in Long Beach, California.
The documentary was nominated for an award for Best Documentary Short in Long Beach, California! Screening Sept. 2 at 12:20 pm at the Cinemark at the Pike Theater in Long Beach, California.
Closing Time: The Vanishing Prairie Beverage Room has been acquired by CBC for national broadcast on Land and Sea, marking the first acquisition of a production from outside of Atlantic Canada relevant to the show’s story and culture.