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Film Director & Writer

Genevieve Skehan


Growing Through Covid-19

Writer & Director 



"Growing Through COVID-19" is a feature length, independent, documentary film. The film follows the owners of “Russell's Garden Center,” a 145 year old Garden Center based in the Boston, MA area. In March of 2020, the family seriously considered shutting down their historical small business. 

The family battles through debt, to reopen their beloved Garden Center, despite the health crisis. To their surprise hundreds of new customers come out to try gardening for the first time. They witness the grounding comfort their customers receive from getting outside and putting their hands in the dirt.

Runtime: 91 minutes     

Completed: June 20th 2022

Genevieve Skehan​
Niki Bramley
PH O'Brien
Genevieve Skehan
Myra Boutros
Growing Through COVID-19 (FILM TRAILER)
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Feature Fiction Script

Brief Synopsis: 

'Boundless stars an emotionally blunted male lead, Jake 22. After his closeted queer father passes away, Jake flees to the moorlands nearby to be alone. He quickly becomes lost. Through the friendship of an unlikely stranger and the boundless landscape, Jake finds his voice and learns to accept and celebrate his father for all that he truly was. 

Development status: 

Seeking collaborators for further script development and finances for production development and creative inclusion. A pitch deck slideshow is visible below if you'd like more info. Please email for a copy of the script. 

Page Count: 127 pages     

Current Draft: 

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Genevieve Skehan​
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Based in Boston, MA  |  Tel: 508.942.4232

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