Sitting on the Edge of Marlene


SITTING ON THE EDGE OF MARLENE is a darkly comedic feature film drama that centers on a mother-daughter con artist duo. An adaptation of the Billie Livingston novella titled The Trouble With Marlene, it is a bittersweet and emotional journey that deals with dysfunction, love and addiction and ends with an unusual deliverance for the compelling mother and daughter duo.

Director: Ana Valine
Screenplay: Ana Valine
Producers: Amber Ripley
Executive Producers: Ana Valine, Rob Merilees
Principal Cast: Suzanne Clément, Paloma Kwiatkowski, Callum Keith Rennie
Partners: eOne, Telefilm Canada, Harold Greenberg Fund, Creative BC, Women in the Director’s Chair, Super Channel