About The Film

A young and inexperienced priest encourages a family to declare their long-missing son dead, but once they do, the boy mysteriously returns, testing the priest’s commitment to church doctrine over the laws of the natural world.

Nor’easter is a feature film shot in the Fox Islands region of Maine in February 2011. The script was recognized as a quarter-finalist in the Academy’s Nicholl fellowship in 2009, putting it in the top 5% of over 6,300 scripts submitted.

Nor’easter is written and directed by Andrew Brotzman, produced by Veronica Nickel, photographed by Ian Bloom, and stars David Call.