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Canvas (2006)

PG-13  |   |  Drama  |  12 December 2008 (Canada)
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A woman's schizophrenia affects her relationships with her husband and son.

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Aunt Joanne
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John Marino
Harriet Oser ...
Mrs. Greer
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Dawn (as Sophia Bairley)
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Hector Villarosa
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Gregg (as Anthony Del Rio)
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A woman's schizophrenia affects her relationships with her husband and son.

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Drama

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic elements | See all certifications »
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12 December 2008 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Aus tiefster Seele  »

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Budget:

$1,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,100 (USA) (12 October 2007)

Gross:

$32,525 (USA) (19 October 2007)
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The film was shot in 'Joseph Greco''s hometown. A hurricane nearly shut the Florida production down. See more »

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John Marino's seat belt is straight (at around 36 mins) while he is driving Chris home from the Sailorman store, but it is twisted just before and just after. See more »

Quotes

John Marino: You thought of a name for the boat yet?
Chris Marino: How 'bout "pain in the butt."
John Marino: So you want me to name it after you.
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Referenced in Make or Break TV: EZ Streets (2008) See more »

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Homenaje a Celia Cruz
written by Jesus "El Niño" Alejandro Perez and the rapper Neiver Alberto Alvarez
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My Feelings About CANVAS
30 August 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have had the privilege of being able to see Joe Greco's film, CANVAS, and it has profoundly affected me and my family. I am the president of a nonprofit called NAMI--National Alliance on Mental Illness. It is a support, education and advocacy organization for all those affected by mental illness.

When I first saw this film at a film festival, I knew it was something special and I wanted everyone I knew in my circles to see it. It had such an authentic quality and bravely showed some of the nuances involved in the turmoil inherent in having a loved one with a brain disorder. It changed some of the perceptions that my family had erroneously believed.

I hope that this film makes its way into the world at large, as it will serve a great purpose in de-stigmatizing those who struggle with the effects of mental illness. The writing was searingly honest, the portrayals sensitive and oh-so-believable. You really made a difference, Joe! Best Wishes, Jennifer


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