Home > Film Festival > 12th PLJFF > Films > In Competition extra muros > In The Waves The sea stares at us from afar Noiseless, Desert Extras Railway Sleepers Landscapes of War, Landscapes of Peace On the edge of life Niñato I Used To Sleep On The Rooftop In The Waves 1 2 3 2017 (61’) CANADA Director: Jacquelyn Mills “In the Waves” is an expressive documentary that depicts the life of 80 years old Joan Alma Mills in her aging coastal village. Following the death of her younger sister, Joan finds herself confronted by the fragility of life. As she tries to come to terms with her loss Joan searches for meaning in the natural world around her. FESTIVALS Visions du Réel, Switzerland, 2017 New Hampshire FF, USA, 2017 – Grand Jury Award Atlantic IFF, Canada, 2017 – Best Atlantic Documentary Original language: English Cinematographer: Jacquelyn Mills Editor: Jacquelyn Mills Producer: Jacquelyn Mills Contact: Jacquelyn Mills firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.jacquelynmills.ca Jacquelyn Mills is a Filmmaker based in Montreal, Quebec. She has won numerous awards for her work, including Best New Canadian Director (Montreal World Festival), Best Cinematography (TIFF, Sichuan) and Best Film (enRoute). Her short film “Leaves” was accepted into Cannes 2013. Jacquelyn has also shot, directed and edited numerous award-winning short films.