Murmur by Heather Young (Canada, 2019)

Synopsis

Donna has recently been convicted of “Driving While Impaired” and is ordered to perform community service at the local animal shelter. When an elderly dog is scheduled to be euthanized, Donna decides to take the dog home to fill the emptiness she feels. Donna begins to take home more and more animals and she is soon in over her head.

Director Heather Young

Screenplay Heather Young

Cinematography Jeff Wheaton

Film editing Heather Young

Music Sarah DeCourcy

Cast Shan MacDonald, Andria Edwards, Jan Miller, Dr. Susan Taylor, Shawn Wood, Dr. Nicholas Giacomantonio

Production Houseplant Films, Telefilm Canada, The Talent Fund

Synopsis

Donna has recently been convicted of “Driving While Impaired” and is ordered to perform community service at the local animal shelter. When an elderly dog is scheduled to be euthanized, Donna decides to take the dog home to fill the emptiness she feels. Donna begins to take home more and more animals and she is soon in over her head.