Scene from the film Veslemøy’s Song
Scene from the film Veslemøy’s Song
Scene from the film Veslemøy’s Song
Scene from the film Veslemøy’s Song
Scene from the film Veslemøy’s Song

Veslemøy’s Song

  • Canada
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The film follows a young woman named Audrey Benac who delves into the archives of the New York Public Library in search of a rare recording produced in 1909 titled Veslemøy’s Song. Shot on hand-processed black and white 16mm, the film investigates the faded legacy of the once celebrated Canadian musician, Kathleen Parlow.


  • Original Title
    Veslemøy’s Song
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Sofia Bohdanowicz
  • Cinematography
    Sofia Bohdanowicz
  • Editing
    Sofia Bohdanowicz
  • Runtime
    9 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Canada
  • Format
    • Black & White
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • Locarno Film Festival, Switzerland, 2018
    • Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto 2018
    • Vancouver International Film Festival, Vancouver 2018
    • New York Film Festival, New York City 2018
    • BFI London FIlm Festival, London 2018
    • Festival du nouveau cinéma, Montréal, Canada, 2018
    • Verin International Short Film Festival, Verin, 2018
    • Stockholm International Film Festival, Stockholm, 2018
    • Doclisboa, Portugal, 2019 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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