Edge of Alchemy

USA | 2017 | 19 minutes | Stacey Steers

Mary Pickford and Janet Gaynor are recast in an animated film about a scientist and a creature on a bee planet.

Director Biography

Stacey Steers is known for her process-driven, labor-intensive films composed of thousands of handmade works on paper. Her recent work employs images appropriated from early cinematic sources, from which she constructs original, lyrical narratives. Steers' animated short films have screened at Sundance Film Festival, Telluride Film Festival, New Directors New Films (New York), IFFR Rotterdam, MoMA and the National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.). Stacey Steers is a recipient of major grants from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, Creative Capital and the American Film Institute.

  • Director: Stacey Steers
  • Principal Cast: Mary Pickford, Janet Gaynor
  • Premiere Status: Seattle
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2017
  • Running Time: 19 minutes
  • Producer: Stacey Steers
  • Screenplay: Stacey Steers
  • Cinematographers: Stacey Steers
  • Editors: Antony Cooper
  • Music: Lech Jankowski
  • Format: DCP