A meditation on solitude and courage, Rosemary Jane examines an aged widow's decision to overcome personal adversity in hopes of beginning anew. Deflated by loneliness, weakened by insomnia and made timid by the absence of her deceased husband, Rosemary ventures into the streets of London in a bold attempt to reframe life on her own terms.

Rosemary Jane – Trailer 2013

A meditation on solitude and courage, Rosemary Jane examines an aged widow's decision to overcome personal adversity in hopes of beginning anew. Deflated by loneliness, weakened by insomnia and made timid by the absence of her deceased husband, Rosemary ventures into the streets of London in a bold attempt to reframe life on her own terms.

 

Writer/Director/Editor: Carolina Petro

Director Of Photography: Christopher L. Thomas

Producer: Liam Creighton

Production Designer: Paula Oropeza


Press:

Dazed Digital – "Five Short Film Directors To Look Out For"

The Londonist - "In Search Of A Remedy For Grief And Insomnia"

Piacenza 24 – "The Writer/Director Has Found A Good Balance Between Simplicity And The Depth Of Melancholy For A Surprising Encounter"

Cortosfera  – "Excellent Chemistry Between Two Characters"

 

Winner Best Of British Award at Encounters Short Film Festival - UK 2013
Winner Best Film Asino D'Oro at Concorto Film Festival - Italy 2013
Official Jury Special-Mention at Skepto Film Festival - Italy 2014
Cultural Association Special-Mention Skepto Film Festival - Italy 2014  
Official Selection Palm Springs Short Film Festival - USA 2013
Official Selection Aesthetica Film Festival - UK 2013
Official Selection Interfilm Film Festival - Berlin 2013
Official Selection Curtocircuito Short Film Festival - Spain 2013
Official Selection London Short Film Festival - UK 2014
Official Selection Festival du Cinema Europeen - France 2013
Official Selection Cellu L'art Film festival - Germany 2014
Official Selection Emden-Norderney Film Festival - Germany 2014
Official Selection Postira Sea Side Film Festival - Croatia 2014
Official Selection Kinoforum Short Film Festival - São Paulo 2014
Official Selection Tirana International Film Festival - Albania 2014