Inspired by real events, Wildflower centers on an immigrant woman who struggles to make a heartbreaking choice while pursuing her lifelong dream of “succeeding” as a professional singer in New York City.
The acclaimed short Wildflower, starring award-winning Estonian-born actress, singer and producer Kristi Roosmaa, directed by Tony-nominated producer Celine Rosenthal and written by Artemis Women In Action festival screenplay winner Susan Cameron, is now available on all media.
Wildflower had its world premiere at the FirstGlance Film Festival in Los Angeles, where it won the Audience Award in the Best Short Film category. In addition, Wildflower received awards for Best Independent Short Film at the Oniros Film Festival, Outstanding Merit at the WRPN.TV Short, Tight and Loose International Film Festival Competition, and Best Trailer at the Rome Prisma Independent. Film Awards. Roosmaa won the Best Actress award at the Oniros Film Festival, Best Actress at the Top Shorts Film Festival and the Merit Award at the One-Reeler Short Film Competition.
Carnage Movie: “Wildflower is a lovely movie, it’s perfectly sentimental without getting sweet and sickly and has a universal message about the importance of family and that life can throw anything at you, we all have to deal with it the best we can.” can. “
The project highlights the contribution of women in the film industry with its all-female international creative team. Led by Kristi Roosmaa (Carnegie Hall, Residente feat. Bad Bunny on Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon) who starred and produced, the film was directed by Céline Rosenthal (Associate Artistic Director at the Asolo Repertory Theater), screenwriter Susan Cameron (Catalina Film Festival & Beverly Hills Film Festival), cinematographer Charlotte Dupre (“After Dark”, “Fairytale”) and producer Natalie Schwan (Jo, Find Your Wild). Additionally, the team includes editor Anthony Muzzatti (See, Dickinson), composer Alexander Arntzen (Initiation, A New York Christmas Wedding), sound editor Zac Suskevich (Diabolical, Sleepaway Slasher) and brand developer Valev Laube. . The cast of Wildflower includes Kristi Roosmaa, Helle Metjer, Ella Barborak, Jade Wheeler, Giordan Diaz, Canedy Knowles, RJ Woessner and Vanessa Thorpe.
Roosmaa is delighted to share the film with the audience, explaining, “My decision to produce the short was born out of a desire to celebrate my late grandmother. This impetus came from my joining the National Dialogue on Immigration. Today our team chooses to make it available in all media because it is more current than ever. The past few years have reminded us all of the true universal values in life. I hope this little gem is used to keep the conversation going. ”
You can watch the award-winning short film below: