PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, Romance
An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community.
The filmmakers made the decision not to emphasize Lewis' physical conditions, as it was not the entirety of her identity.
At the 2016 Vancouver International Film Festival, where Maudie was the opening gala, it won the Super Channel People's Choice ... ...
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Maud Lewis: Do you want me here or don't you? H'm? 'Cause I'll go! I'll walk out right now! Well do you want me here or not? I'd like my pay, please. You haven't paid me yet, not once!
Despite the fact when in the hospital near the film's end, the year is 1970, there are shots of a modern doorknob, folder holder on the wall, and automatic door sensor.
A brief clip in the end credits shows the real Maud Lewis with husband, Everett, from a 1976 black and white short, "Maud Lewis: A World Without Shadows."
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