To Keep the Light

When: Mon., June 26, 7:30 p.m. 2017

U.S., 2015, 88 min. Director – Erica Fae In 1876 Maine, Abbie tends the lighthouse on a remote island for her ailing husband. When a mysterious stranger washes up on shore, secrets buried in deep waters come to light, and Abbie is forced to navigate an unforgiving new world and reckon with both her past and her future. Inspired by the true stories of women lighthouse keepers, “To Keep the Light” — which won the 2016 SLIFF New Filmmakers Forum Emerging Director Award — uses the composite character of Abbie to give voice to their largely unknown experience.

Price: Free