Knitting a Love Song
Knitting A Love Song was directed by Annie Watson
Produced by Debbie Ballin.
Financed by Screen Yorkshire through funds from the National Lottery in partnership with EM Media, Brit Shorts and Intermedia Film and Video (Notts).
Duration: 14 minutes
Country of Production: UK
Exhibition Format: Digi Beta
Distribution: Shorts International
Knitting A Love Song is a short fiction film exploring the trials and heartaches of adolescent first love and the intoxicating power of knitting .
Pearl is an outsider, she doesn't fit in at school. When she falls for Jack the school heartthrob she knits her feelings for him into a scarf and uses it to try and bewitch him.
BAFTA Nominated 'Best Short Film' 2005
2005 Winner ‘Best Short Film’ Leicester Film Festival
WTTW Chicago 2006
HBO Central Europe 2006
ZED Canada 2005
Multicanal Spain 2005
2005 BFI London Film Festival
2005 Encounters Film Festival
2005 Leicester Short Film festival
2006 Cannes Film Festival
2006 ICA Halloween Film Festival
2006 Cork Film Festival
2006 Foyle Film Festival