Loonie

Angel, living in an alleyway, suffers from paranoid schizophrenia.

She asks Dylan, 17, for change; he instead offers her a sandwich and some time.

When clarity comes briefly to Angel, she manages to connect with Dylan. But it passes, emotions run high, and in a moment Dylan has grown up.

Creative team

Director/writer: Michelle Nolden
Producer: Chris Szarka

About Michelle Nolden

Michelle-Nolden

Loonie is Michelle’s writing and directorial debut.

With a passion for storytelling, Michelle is a seasoned film and television actor in both Canada and the U.S.

Currently in production on the TMN’s highly touted Z.O.S. miniseries, she’s had an ACTRA award nomination for Men with Brooms, and a Gemini nomination forHemingway vs. Callaghan.

Other selected credits include LucidShow MeCentury HotelNumb3rsC.S.I. MiamiCrossing Jordan,Ghost Whisperer, and Showtime’s Street Time.

One comment

  1. Penny Eizenga

    Beautiful and poignant portrayal of the complexities of mental illness.

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