Category Archives: Ghosts

Experimental Film by Gemma Files. Published by Diamond

With no job and her son’s recent autism diagnosis, Canadian film history instructor Lois Cairns feels depressed and aimless. Then she learns about an early twentieth century filmmaker from Ontario, A. Marcella Whitcomb, who mysteriously disappeared. Latching on to the woman’s story as a sort of lifeline, Lois becomes determined to uncover Whitcomb’s fate. But her search becomes an obsession and she unwittingly becomes involved in the same dark forces that doomed Whitcomb. This is a haunting story, stark and reminiscent of Susan Hill