"A film of immense charm, humor, and hope - a touching story about family and friendship bolstered by powerhouse performances across the board." 

Logan Taylor - Film Programmer - SXSW

"A deeply moving film that deftly interweaves love, fear, beauty, nature and hope." 
Carrie Newman - Filmtreat
"THE WAKE OF LIGHT renders a visual treat that touches hearts to re-awaken hope and love in the midst of everyday life." 
Kathleen Haney - Program Director - Worldfest-Houston
"THE WAKE OF LIGHT does an amazing job of touching on the emotional complexity experienced by someone who must choose between love and responsibility."
Richard Tavernaro - Executive Director 
Cobb Int'l Film Festival

The Wake of Light is a romantic drama about a young woman slowly losing hope while caring for her elderly father and their broken down farm.

One day she meets a charismatic young man on a cross-country road trip, who falls for her and asks her to come with him on his journey.

Now she has a choice to make.

*WINNER - AUDIENCE FAVORITE - KNOXVILLE FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST OF THE FESTIVAL - ANGAELICA FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST DOMESTIC FEATURE FILM - COBB INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - PLATINUM AWARD FOR BEST FEATURE FILM - WORLDFEST HOUSTON
*WINNER - BEST FEATURE FILM - RENDEZVOUS FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST DIRECTOR - RENJI PHILIP - SILICON BEACH FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST DIRECTOR - RENJI PHILIP - COBB INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST DIRECTOR - RENJI PHILIP - RENDEZVOUS FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST ACTRESS - ROME BROOKS - COBB INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST ACTRESS - ROME BROOKS - RENDEZVOUS FILM FESTIVAL
*WINNER - BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR - MATT BUSH - WORLDFEST HOUSTON
*WINNER - BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR - MATT BUSH - COBB INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - MAVERICK AWARD IN INDEPENDENT FILM - METHODFEST FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - BEST ACTRESS - ROME BROOKS - HOBOKEN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - BEST ACTRESS - ROME BROOKS - CHRISTIAN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR - WILLIAM MORTON - COBB INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - RAINER LIPSKI - HOBOKEN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - RAINER LIPSKI - COBB INT'L FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - RAINER LIPSKI - RENDEZVOUS FILM FESTIVAL
*SPECIAL MENTION FOR OUTSTANDING SCREENPLAY - RAMSGATE INT'L FILM FESTIVAL, UK
*NOMINATED - BEST DIRECTOR "TARKOVSKY AWARD" FOR RENJI PHILIP - BLOWUP FILM FESTIVAL
*NOMINATED - BEST ACTRESS "MONICA VITTI AWARD" FOR ROME BROOKS - BLOWUP FILM FESTIVAL
"What is this light that calls to me - this truth?"
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