After years apart, Shawney returns home to find his once "normal" family
gone, replaced by a strip-club-owner father, anorexic mother and sociopathic
Shawney Cohen worked in feature film animation for ten years until 2009 when he shot and directed the award-winning short documentary TAGGED produced with the National Film Board of Canada and... more»
Since 1998, Paul has produced a host of award-winning dramatic features and documentaries playing festivals from Toronto to Cannes, Sundance to Pusan and selling into all markets.
Novelist and filmmaker, Laurie Gwen Shapiro received an Independent Spirit Award for Keep the River on Your Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale (IFC Films, 2001) and an Emmy nomination for Finishing... more»
Mike Gallay - CO-DIRECTOR
"The Manor is an intimate portrait of four people struggling to call themselves a family by exploring questions of familial responsibility, delinquent behavior, sexual deviance, faith and mortality."