COVEN FILM FEST: Once Upon A River

January 11 only


Margo Crane in Once Upon a River holding up a rifle with a yellow beanie on

San Francisco Premiere. Based on the best-selling novel by Bonnie Jo Campbell, ​Once Upon A River​ is the story of Native American teenager Margo Crane in 1970s rural Michigan. After enduring a series of traumas and tragedies, Margo (newcomer Kenadi DelaCerna) sets out on an odyssey on the Stark River in search of her estranged mother. On the water, Margo encounters friends, foes, wonders, and dangers. Navigating life on her own, she comes to understand her potential, all while healing the wounds of her past. Haroula Rose’s directorial debut ​Once Upon a River​ was named one of the “most anticipated films of 2019” by Filmmaker Magazine.

Directed by Haroula Rose. 90 min.


COVEN FILM FEST: Once Upon A River: Upcoming Showtimes