My Younger Older Sister

Writer & Director: Leah Johnston
Producers: Jessica Brown & Leah Johnston
Editor: Shawn Beckwith


A young woman enters a crisis on the eve of her 19th birthday as she realizes she is about to out-age her older sister who died at 18.

Festivals & Awards

*Recipient of the 2014 Linda Joy Award*

Atlantic Film Festival

Shorts International Film Festival- Maremetraggio,

Worldfest Houston *Winner: Platinum Remi Award*

Silver Wave Film Festival *Nominee: Best Canadian Short*

ACTRA Maritimes awards *Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role: Leah Johnston*

Spotlight Gala: Showcase Truro Film Festival

Parrsboro Film Festival

NSI Online Film Festival