New Realities / European premiere

Kiss the Water

  • Eric Steel /
  • USA, UK /
  • 2013 /
  • 79 mins

Documentary / English

An impressionistic tribute to a master of the art of making fishing flies.

A rich documentary inspired by the life and work of Megan Boyd, a legendary Scottish maker of salmon flies. Filled with tributes and recollections from those who knew this solitary and enigmatic woman, this elegiac film draws further inspiration from the colours and textures of Boyd’s handmade, featheradorned flies. The film also takes off into flights of expressive fantasy, courtesy of Em Cooper’s oil-painted animation.

2013 Archive

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