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3.0
40 Ratings

Blackbird

Directed by Jason Buxton
Canada, 2012
Drama

Synopsis

An alienated teenager’s online threat ignites fear in a small community, in this disturbing and perceptive look at how our media-fuelled, post-Columbine culture can transform typical teen angst into intimations of murder.

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Blackbird Directed by Jason Buxton

Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival

2012 | Winner: Best Canadian First Feature Film

Vancouver International Film Festival

2012 | Winner: Best Canadian Feature Film

Seattle International Film Festival

2013 | Winner: Futurewave Youth Special Jury Award

Genie Awards

2013 | Winner: Claude Jutra Award

2013 | 2 nominations including: Original Screenplay

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