Private Project

Wild

It’s the summer of 1937. Something is living in the corn field. Young Ida doesn’t know what it is, but it seems to understand her better than anyone else on her uncle’s farm.

  • Morgana McKenzie
    Director
    Atlas World, Ellie, We All Go the Same
  • Morgana McKenzie
    Cinematographer
    Atlas World, Ellie, We All Go the Same
  • Morgana McKenzie
    Writer
  • Morgana McKenzie
    Colorist
  • Leo Pfeifer
    Editor
    Clipped Wings
  • Hadley Hillel
    Production Designer
    Calamity Falls, Ernie
  • Emily Ramsay
    Producer
    Primary Colours
  • Julie Laurin
    Executive Producer
  • Nève Guénette
    Key Cast
    “Ida”
    Atlas World
  • Sadie Laflamme-Snow
    Key Cast
    “Jane”
  • David daCosta
    Key Cast
    “Ben”
    Killer Mom
  • Paul Ahmarani
    Key Cast
    “Uncle Henri”
    Mars et Avril, Upside Down
  • Penelope Goranson
    Key Cast
    “The Entity”
    My Fair Zombie
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Period, Thriller
  • Runtime:
    16 minutes 40 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 1, 2018
  • Production Budget:
    14,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Canada
  • Country of Filming:
    Canada
  • Film Language:
    English, French
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    2.39
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Canadian Society of Cinematographers
    Toronto
    Canada
    Nominated – Dramatic Short Cinematography
  • Red Rock Film Festival
    Cedar City, Utah
    United States
    Won – Special Achievement in Cinematography Award
  • NFFTY
    Seattle
    United States
    Won – Audience Award, Powerful Grit
  • CineYouth
    Chicago
    United States
    Won – Women in Cinema Award
  • Guam International Film Festival
    Hagatna, Guam
    United States
  • SCAD Savannah Film Festival
    Savannah, Georgia
    United States
Director Biography - Morgana McKenzie

Morgana McKenzie is an award winning cinematographer, colorist, and director based in Toronto.

Her short films have garnered over 40 awards from international festivals, including Best Director and the Canada 150 award for Best Film from TIFF Jump Cuts Next Wave.

Most recently, Morgana received two nominations from the Canadian Society of Cinematographers for her work on “Wild” (Dramatic Short Cinematography), and “Lost Time” (Robert Brooks Award for Documentary Cinematography).

As a cinematographer and colorist, Morgana is currently working on a number of narrative and documentary projects in Toronto, Tokyo, Kentucky, and Seattle.

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