ABOUT THE FILM

THE RAIN COLLECTOR

A Short Film by Isabella Wing-Davey

12min 16 sec | Colour | UK | 2015 | Shot entirely on location in Yorkshire, England

A young woman in Victorian England confounds ideas of what is appropriate or expected, and finds purpose and maybe even love through science. Inspired by true events, supported by the Alfred P Sloan Foundation. 

(Based on the work of the British Rainfall Organization in 19th Century England)

CONTACT US:  theraincollectorfilm@gmail.com

The Rain Collector on IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4852346

AWARDS FOR THE FILM:

Alfred P Sloan Foundation Production Award
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Post Production Award
Audience Choice Award, Fusion Film Festival 2016
Production Design Craft Award (Antonia Lowe),  First Run Film Festival 2016

*Shortlisted, Kevin Spacey Foundation Artist-of-Choice Award 2015
*Nominated, Best Woman Director Award sponsored by WFTV at London Short Film Festival 2016

A Fractured Atlas and Indiegogo sponsored project.

AND NOW A BIG LIST OF THANKS!

Firstly to the incredible cast and crew, you are amazing, and this film is full of your talent and hard work!

And to Wigwam Films, who made it all happen on those cold cold days in Yorkshire countryside- fantastic! 

Huge thanks to our INDIEGOGO AND FRACTURED ATLAS SUPPORTERS, and to those who came to our ENGLISH TEA and SCONES FUNDRAISER, and THE ENGLISH PUB-QUIZ FUNDRAISER (a big shout out to Marshall Mintz at Formerly Crow's for hosting us!):

Jay Anania, Mollye Asher, Pete Atkin, Lily Balatincz, Elaine Bennett, Sam Bisbee, Martin Bravo, Sydney Buchan, Piera Buckland, Bobby Buka, Samy Burch, Jim Calder, Anita Carey, Emily Carmichael, Mick Casale, Caroline Collins, Jane Corbett, Suzanne Davidson, Emily Daw, Gioele Donnamaria, Emily Driscoll, Carol Dysinger, Jo & Alex Eggeman, Segun Fasika, Amy Fox, Alexis Gambis, Jacqui Gush, Sarah Haas, Zara Hayes, Josh Hetzler, Grace Huang, Gilly Hunt, Stephen Jackson, Veronica Jacome, Tavi Juarez, Shona Kelly, Christine Kumbulla, Eunice Lau, Robert Lavenstein, Mary Lowance, Lee Manansala, Nic Marshall, Patrick McGrath, Alex Mechanik, Ina Meibach, Leah Meyerhoff, Katherine Michiels, Ellen Moore, Karen C Nicholson, Jon O'Connor, Bill Paterson, Matthew Petock,Jonathan Pryce, Michela Ratto, Sydney Ribot, Charles Rogers, Sheron Rogers, Jacob Schreier, Grant Schultz, Gail Segal, Olga Shapeero, Marc Simon, Jo Smith, James Smith, Robin Smith, Natalie Smith, Michael Smythe, Adam Spielberg, Liz Thompson, Logan Thoreau, John Tintori, Connie Vick, Andrea Weeks, Zanna Wing-Davey, Mark Wing-Davey, Omar Zúñiga Hidalgo, Tom McWilliams and Wentworth Woodhouse, Yorkshire, Mark Beswick and the Met Office National Meteorological Archive, UK, Lewis Hague, Wigwam Films and Park Pictures.

 

If you'd like to more information about the film or the filmmaking process, or if you are from a city where the film is playing, we'd love to meet you, so please email us: 

theraincollectorfilm@gmail.com