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 […]

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 […]

New Haven International Film Festival

Very excited to be invited to screen at the 2014 New Haven International Film Festival! Thanks Tom and team for including us!!

Festival Director Choice for BEST FILM!

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

The Edie McClurg!

Edie McClurg won BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS for her role as Cloris McDermott. This is Edie’s first award for our film. Well deserved!!

“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 […]

CHAIN Link #3

C. Fraser Press & Darren Press have won their second Best Director Award for Theresa is a Mother.  Thank you Chain NYC Film Festival!

CHAIN link #4

Thank you Chain Film Festival for a fantastic week long festival and award ceremony. So honored to have been involved.

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 […]

“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 […]