"A film from the HEART. Beautifully told and beautifully acted."

THOM NOBLE - Academy Award - winning editor - THELMA AND LOUISE 

A FILM BY RENJI PHILIP_THE WAKE OF LIGHT
TITLE WITH NAMES.png
AWARD BLOCK_AWARD FONT EMPHASIZED.png
COUPLE%20ONLY_FEATHERED_edited.png
COPY TWEAK_CLEAR BACKGROUND copy 4.png

The Wake of Light

Indie Spirit Awards

Laemmle

Rome Brooks

Renji Philip

Story

Matt Bush

Video

Romantic Drama

Faith Film

  • Facebook

In this timely, heartfelt movie, a young woman has to choose between caring for her aging father or a chance at love.

 

Mary (played by newcomer Rome Brooks) has spent her entire life caring for her widowed father (William Morton) following a stroke he suffered when she was a little girl. One day Mary meets Cole a young man (Matt Bush, from TVs "The Goldbergs") passing through her small town on a cross-country road trip, who falls for Mary and asks her join him on his journey. Now Mary must choose between her deep-felt responsibility to her father or a chance at love.

GIVING BACK

SIGN UP for our audience list and a chance to win an autographed DVD and virtual meet and greet with writer-director-producer Renji Philip and lead actress Rome Brooks from THE WAKE OF LIGHT!

Thank you!

"A film of immense CHARM, HUMOR and HOPE"

LOGAN TAYLOR - SXSW

"SINCERITY sets it apart"

DAN EAGAN - Film Legacy

"ILLUMINATING"

MATT BRUNSON - Southeastern Film Critics 

"What an INDIE should be"

TONY MACKLIN - Las Vegas Film Critics

KATHLEEN HANEY - Houston Worldfest

"A VISUAL TREAT"

"A REFRESHING change"

JOEL FISHER - BRWC

"STUNNING"

ALEJANDRO TURDO - EscribiendoCine

RB-LM-MB-12.png

Trailer

APPROVED FOR ALL AUDIENCES