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Patricia Rozema is a Actor, Director, Scriptwriter, Producer and Editor Canadienne born on 20 august 1958 at Kingston (Canada)

Patricia Rozema

Patricia Rozema
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Nationality Canada
Birth 20 august 1958 (60 years) at Kingston (Canada)
Awards Emmy Award

Patricia Rozema (born August 20, 1958) is a Canadian film director and screenwriter.

Biography

Patricia Rozema est ouvertement lesbienne. Elle a deux filles avec sa partenaire, la compositrice Lesley Barber.

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Filmography of Patricia Rozema (9 films)

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Actress

I've Heard the Mermaids Singing, 1h21
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Sheila McCarthy, Paule Baillargeon, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Richard Monette, Patricia Rozema
Roles Woman In Office Window
Rating68% 3.4431353.4431353.4431353.4431353.443135
The film stars Sheila McCarthy as Polly, a worker for a temporary secretarial agency. Polly serves as the narrator for the film, and there are frequent sequences portraying her whimsical fantasies. Polly lives alone, seems to have no friends and enjoys solitary bicycle rides to undertake her hobby of photography. Despite her clumsiness, lack of education, social awkwardness and inclination to take others' statements literally, all of which have resulted in scarce employment opportunities, Polly is placed as a secretary in a private art gallery owned by Gabrielle (Paule Baillargeon).

Director

Into the Forest, 1h41
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Science fiction
Themes Films set in the future
Actors Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Max Minghella, Callum Keith Rennie, Michael Eklund, Wendy Crewson
Rating58% 2.9491952.9491952.9491952.9491952.949195
In the not too distant future, two teenage sisters (Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood) two young women who live in a remote ancient forest struggle to survive in a remote country house after a massive, continent-wide power outage. Discovering the world around them is on the brink of an apocalypse and informed only by rumor, they fight intruders, disease, loneliness and starvation.
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl, 1h40
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about writers, Films about journalists, Children's films
Actors Abigail Breslin, Chris O'Donnell, Julia Ormond, Max Thieriot, Jane Krakowski, Wallace Shawn
Rating65% 3.29713.29713.29713.29713.2971
In June 1934, Kit Kittredge (Abigail Breslin) is determined to become a reporter, and she writes articles on the typewriter in her attic while drama unfolds beneath her. The mortgage on her house is about to be foreclosed because her father lost his car dealership and couldn't keep up with the payments. He has gone to Chicago, Illinois to search for work, and to make some income her mother takes in an odd assortment of boarders, including magician Mr. Berk, dance instructor Miss Dooley, and mobile library driver Miss Bond.
Mansfield Park, 1h52
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Feminist films, Politique, Political films
Actors Frances O'Connor, James Purefoy, Billie Piper, Jonny Lee Miller, Harold Pinter, Lindsay Duncan
Rating70% 3.548373.548373.548373.548373.54837
At the age of 10, Fanny Price is sent to live with her wealthy uncle and aunt, Sir Thomas and Lady Bertram, as her own parents married for love and do not have enough money to support their many children. Once at Mansfield Park, Fanny meets her cousins Tom, Maria, Edmund, and Julia, as well as Fanny's other maternal aunt, Mrs Norris. Fanny does not feel welcome, and Mrs. Norris treats her more like a servant than a relative. She becomes upset upon learning that she is expected to stay at Mansfield indefinitely. Edmund behaves kindly to her, and the two develop a friendship that grows as the years progress.
When Night Is Falling, 1h34
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Circus films, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Pascale Bussières, Rachael Crawford, Henry Czerny, Don McKellar, David Fox, Tracy Wright
Rating65% 3.299313.299313.299313.299313.29931
Camille Baker (Pascale Bussières) is a university literature professor at a religious college in a long-term relationship with fellow professor Martin (Henry Czerny). When her dog runs away and she finds him dead on the street she ends up crying in the middle of the laundry mat where she is approached by Petra (Rachael Crawford), who comforts her. Later on Camille realizes that her laundry was mixed up with Petra's and finds a business card inside the laundry bag. Going to return Petra's clothes she finds that Petra is a circus performer and when she goes to Petra's trailer to retrieve her clothes Petra tells her that she would like to sleep with her. Confused and uncomfortable Camille grabs her clothes and leaves. Petra later tracks Camille down and shoots an arrow through her window with a picture of herself and her phone number attached. Camille invites Petra inside and ends up kissing her before running away.
Montreal Stories, 2h5
Directed by Denys Arcand, Michel Brault, Atom Egoyan, Jacques Leduc, Léa Pool, Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Denys Arcand, Michel Barrette, Maury Chaykin, Rémy Girard, Paule Baillargeon, Domini Blythe
Rating55% 2.764932.764932.764932.764932.76493
Desperanto (Patricia Rozema) - Utilisant un français sommaire, une jeune torontoise fait l’expérience de la vie nocturne à Montréal.
White Room
White Room (1990)
, 1h33
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama
Actors Maurice Godin, Kate Nelligan, Sheila McCarthy, Margot Kidder, Nicky Guadagni
Rating63% 3.195383.195383.195383.195383.19538
Norm is a confused young man who is drawn into events after witnessing the murder of rock star Madeleine X (Margot Kidder). Jane, a mysterious woman, meets Norm at Madeleine X's funeral, and Zelda, a quirky bohemian artist, helps Norm get a job and attempt to solve the murder.
I've Heard the Mermaids Singing, 1h21
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Sheila McCarthy, Paule Baillargeon, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Richard Monette, Patricia Rozema
Rating68% 3.4431353.4431353.4431353.4431353.443135
The film stars Sheila McCarthy as Polly, a worker for a temporary secretarial agency. Polly serves as the narrator for the film, and there are frequent sequences portraying her whimsical fantasies. Polly lives alone, seems to have no friends and enjoys solitary bicycle rides to undertake her hobby of photography. Despite her clumsiness, lack of education, social awkwardness and inclination to take others' statements literally, all of which have resulted in scarce employment opportunities, Polly is placed as a secretary in a private art gallery owned by Gabrielle (Paule Baillargeon).

Scriptwriter

Into the Forest, 1h41
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Science fiction
Themes Films set in the future
Actors Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Max Minghella, Callum Keith Rennie, Michael Eklund, Wendy Crewson
Roles Writer
Rating58% 2.9491952.9491952.9491952.9491952.949195
In the not too distant future, two teenage sisters (Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood) two young women who live in a remote ancient forest struggle to survive in a remote country house after a massive, continent-wide power outage. Discovering the world around them is on the brink of an apocalypse and informed only by rumor, they fight intruders, disease, loneliness and starvation.
Grey Gardens
Directed by Michael Sucsy
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Films about films, Feminist films, Political films, Buddy films
Actors Drew Barrymore, Jessica Lange, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Malcolm Gets, Daniel Baldwin, Kenneth Welsh
Roles Teleplay
Rating74% 3.746723.746723.746723.746723.74672
The film is based on the life stories of the eccentric paternal aunt and first cousin of Jackie Kennedy, both named Edith Bouvier Beale. The elder Edith Bouvier Beale was the sister of Jackie Kennedy's father John Vernou Bouvier III and was referred to as "Big Edie", her daughter was referred to as "Little Edie". The Beale women were members of NYC high society, but in their later years, withdrew from the New York City life, taking shelter at their Long Island summer home/estate Grey Gardens.
Mansfield Park, 1h52
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Feminist films, Politique, Political films
Actors Frances O'Connor, James Purefoy, Billie Piper, Jonny Lee Miller, Harold Pinter, Lindsay Duncan
Rating70% 3.548373.548373.548373.548373.54837
At the age of 10, Fanny Price is sent to live with her wealthy uncle and aunt, Sir Thomas and Lady Bertram, as her own parents married for love and do not have enough money to support their many children. Once at Mansfield Park, Fanny meets her cousins Tom, Maria, Edmund, and Julia, as well as Fanny's other maternal aunt, Mrs Norris. Fanny does not feel welcome, and Mrs. Norris treats her more like a servant than a relative. She becomes upset upon learning that she is expected to stay at Mansfield indefinitely. Edmund behaves kindly to her, and the two develop a friendship that grows as the years progress.
When Night Is Falling, 1h34
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Circus films, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Pascale Bussières, Rachael Crawford, Henry Czerny, Don McKellar, David Fox, Tracy Wright
Rating65% 3.299313.299313.299313.299313.29931
Camille Baker (Pascale Bussières) is a university literature professor at a religious college in a long-term relationship with fellow professor Martin (Henry Czerny). When her dog runs away and she finds him dead on the street she ends up crying in the middle of the laundry mat where she is approached by Petra (Rachael Crawford), who comforts her. Later on Camille realizes that her laundry was mixed up with Petra's and finds a business card inside the laundry bag. Going to return Petra's clothes she finds that Petra is a circus performer and when she goes to Petra's trailer to retrieve her clothes Petra tells her that she would like to sleep with her. Confused and uncomfortable Camille grabs her clothes and leaves. Petra later tracks Camille down and shoots an arrow through her window with a picture of herself and her phone number attached. Camille invites Petra inside and ends up kissing her before running away.
White Room
White Room (1990)
, 1h33
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama
Actors Maurice Godin, Kate Nelligan, Sheila McCarthy, Margot Kidder, Nicky Guadagni
Roles Writer
Rating63% 3.195383.195383.195383.195383.19538
Norm is a confused young man who is drawn into events after witnessing the murder of rock star Madeleine X (Margot Kidder). Jane, a mysterious woman, meets Norm at Madeleine X's funeral, and Zelda, a quirky bohemian artist, helps Norm get a job and attempt to solve the murder.
I've Heard the Mermaids Singing, 1h21
Directed by Patricia Rozema
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Sheila McCarthy, Paule Baillargeon, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Richard Monette, Patricia Rozema
Roles Writer
Rating68% 3.4431353.4431353.4431353.4431353.443135
The film stars Sheila McCarthy as Polly, a worker for a temporary secretarial agency. Polly serves as the narrator for the film, and there are frequent sequences portraying her whimsical fantasies. Polly lives alone, seems to have no friends and enjoys solitary bicycle rides to undertake her hobby of photography. Despite her clumsiness, lack of education, social awkwardness and inclination to take others' statements literally, all of which have resulted in scarce employment opportunities, Polly is placed as a secretary in a private art gallery owned by Gabrielle (Paule Baillargeon).

Production

A Wrinkle in Time, 2h4
Directed by John Kent Harrison
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantastic, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes Space adventure films, Time travel films, Space opera, Children's films
Actors Katie Stuart, Gregory Smith, David Dorfman, Kate Nelligan, Chris Potter, Alison Elliott
Roles Executive producer
Rating57% 2.8524052.8524052.8524052.8524052.852405
Meg Murry is having a difficult time. Her father, astrophysicist Dr. Jack Murry, has mysteriously disappeared. Her youngest brother, Charles Wallace, a genius, is teased and belittled and thought to be stupid because he does not talk to anyone but family. Meg does not get along with her peers, teachers, her 10-year-old twin brothers, or even with herself.