LEO Weekly Review

THERESA IS A MOTHER 2015; $24.99; UR Unknown indie Director/Writer/Actress C. Fraser Press stars as a single mother struggling to support her family as a singer/songwriter in NYC. Inevitably, their precarious life comes crashing down, forcing her to do the most demeaning thing that a human being can do: Take the kids and go live […]

Festival Director Choice for BEST FILM!

Thank you Northeast Film Festival Director Tamara Thelander for selecting us as the BEST FILM of your festival.

“MUST SEE!” – Rogue Cinema

Theresa McDermott has chased her “ideal” life as an urban-dwelling, punk(ish) singer-songwriter to the very end of its possible existence. She is broke, options have run out and she happens to have a few kids she is raising on her own since their dad split a year ago. Facing eviction and nowhere to go, Theresa […]

Packs a Powerful Punch!

Thank you Laurie Lawson and Electronic Link Journey for your great review of Theresa is a Mother! To Theresa (C. Fraser Press) life is a song. You may find it at a Laundromat, in a Gospel kitchen, or on an iPod. Although her life-long dream of being a professional musician has remained unfulfilled, the beat […]

IFFM TV talks about the screening and testimonial of Theresa Is A Mother

International Film Festival Manhattan talks about our film Theresa is a Mother. We are proud winners of the Best US Narrative Award from their 2012 festival.


The International Film Festival Manhattan has awarded THERESA IS A MOTHER its highest award for U.S. Feature films on Thursday November 8, 2012. The event was held at the Philippine Consulate in New York City.  Filmmakers from all over the world came to attend the event.  It was an honor to be selected and then […]


THERESA IS A MOTHER is proud to announce it has won BEST FEATURE FILM at the Orlando Film Festival.  We traveled there with our whole family and Associate Producer Christine Powers.  Drove first to Washington DC then Orlando then back to NYC, all in a few days. Good times, great experience.  Thank you Orlando!



THERESA IS A MOTHER won BEST FEATURE FILM at the 2012 REEL Independent Film Extravaganza in Washington DC. The award ceremony was held at the West End Cinema in beautiful Georgetown.