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Lynn Lowry: A Lifetime of Appreciation

As part of Something Wicked Film Festival’s continuing goal to promote independent film-makers and promote independent films, this year’s event marks the first year we added something new to the program which is the Lifetime Achievement Award.  With this award we hope to shed light on and acknowledge film-makers who have had a profound effect on the industry and who continue to inspire a new generation of film-makers through their arts and craft.  This year we decided to honor actress Lynn Lowry for her exceptional contributions to the independent and mainstream film industry.

Lowry is most famous for her early roles in David Cronenberg’s Shivers ((1975), George A. Romero’s The Crazies (1973) and Paul Schrader’s (underrated) Cat People (1982).Some of her other films include Sugar Cookies (1973), Compelling Evidence (1995), Beyond the Dunwich Horror (2008), Schism (2008), and Spirit (2010), to name a few.
For the feature Schism she also contributed the Story and was producer showing he…

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