Karen Riley

I produced & directed a film here in Saint John titled:
Highest Tides & Green Grass; Introducing Saint John’s Newest Hitmakers

We didn’t know it at the time but our Arts Community was about to be turned upside down & sideways. This film represents a time capsule of local Hitmakers who helped morph Saint John into the wonderful cultural community it is to live. The pandemic changed everything & around the world Arts received a revived appreciation. Here are their stories...

Thrilled to say our documentary will premiere at the gorgeous Imperial Theatre Saturday September 25th 7pm by then most of us will be vaccinated & borders open for family to attend. The show must go on! For your tickets please visit https://imperialtheatre.com We think you’ll agree it’ will be worth the wait!
As a member of the New Brunswick Filmmakers Co-op I received valued mentoring with work shops & who to contact with experienced advice. I am grateful for the guidance.

Participated as an extra in movies filmed in Saint John:

*In Her Self Defence -with Marilee Maitland
*The Fourth Floor-with William Hurt
*When Irish Eyes Are Crying - with Daniel Baldwin
*Geraldine”s Fortune-with Jane Curtian & Mary Walsh
*The Patient-with Meaghan Fellows

In the late eighties I produced a film about internationally known artist Miller Britain with interviews including the late Fred Ross and Mitchell Franklin who fought with him in the war.

Film Role(s): 
Event Producer “It’s a Girl Thing the Original since 2003” Saint John Arts Centre Volunteer Art Gallery Guide conducting tours for school children Saint John Tool & Library volunteered for community barn raising weekend including planting school garden & a Board Member for their Community Build Team Committee Member, The Chamber Annual Business Awards Dinner, Saint John Board of Trade Hospice for Bobby’s House Fundraiser Dinner sold tickets and awarded Honarary Lady in Red for community activism Saint John Harbour Riding Association Director Awarded Rogers Community Involvement Award in 2015 receiving 1000.00 to donate to Romero House & the Outflow Outreach Program Fundy Fringe Festival Volunteer International Host Parent since 2010
Place of Residence: 
Saint John New Brunswick Canada
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