Thank you UPSTATE FILMS!

What a great screening in Rhinebeck! Thank you Upstate Films for showing Theresa and hosting such a wonderful and packed filmmaker Q&A. So encouraging to see people supporting indie films.        

A Psychologically Rich Comedy says The Hollywood Reporter

BY FRANK SCHECK C. Fraser Press stars, co-directs and scripts this dark indie comedy about a financially struggling mother who moves back into her parents’ home with her three children. Even by indie film standards, Theresa Is a Mother is a family affair. The titular role is played by C. Fraser Press, who also wrote […]

CHAIN Link #2

C. Fraser Press wins Best Actress Award from the Chain. This is her second thus far and her fourth time nominated this year. Her youngest daughter Amaya Press (5) joins her. With her is Festival Director Kirk Gostkowski

“Funny and Moving! An insightful story about how parents shape their kids.”

Great review from indienyc.com.  Many thanks to Steve, David and crew at Indiewood/Hollywoodnt for their support of Theresa is a Mother. Single motherhood is an exercise in chaos — especially when you have a lot of growing up to do yourself. Such is the driving theme of the new comedy ‘Theresa Is a Mother.’ It […]

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.

Interview: Darren Press ( Co-Director ‘Theresa is a Mother’)

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 […]

BEST ACTRESS

C. Fraser Press won BEST ACTRESS AWARD at the 2012 REEL Independent Film Extravaganza in Washington DC for her role as Theresa McDermott in the indie feature film THERESA IS A MOTHER. The October 13th awards ceremony hosted by RIFE was held at the West End Cinemas in beautiful Georgetown. C. Fraser Press also wrote […]