It’s Only Monday

Runtime: 5 mins 10 sec
Director:  Nicole Steeves

A harrowing tale of two women on a quest to have an uninterrupted conversation.

Director Statement

I wanted to make a movie from the female perspective of mansplaining, with a comedic twist. What it feels like, what it sounds like, and the frustration we feel.

AWARDS

Screen NS Awards

  • Nominee: Best Short Film

WIFT Atlantic

  • Nominee: Best Director

DIRECTOR – Nicole Steeves

Nicole Steeves is an award-winning Writer/Director/Actor. She has written and directed six short films and two feature films.

Her first feature, Head Space was made possible through the 1K WAVE ATLANTIC program created by WIFT-AT and Ingrid Veninger of pUNK Films. Her most recent feature, Aliens with Knives (Co-Directed with Struan Sutherland) was created in partnership with Cinema 902 and Eastlink Television and is currently in its award-winning festival run.

Nicole is one of the five winners of the 2017 national screenwriting competition From Our Dark Side. She was also the winner of the 2015 WIFT Pitch Competition for her project Getaway and is an alumni of the Women in the Director’s Chair mentoring program. 
Along with co-writer Struan Sutherland and producer Andre Pettigrew, Nicole became one of the CineCoup Top 15 finalists in Canada with their concept for Namas-DIE. Gnaw, a short film created for Cinecoup was picked by Telefilms Not Short On Talent Program and screened at Clermont Ferrand short film market.