Coming Home


Jesse McCracken returns to his small rural hometown of Markdale, Ontario to document his old friend's attempt at opening a restaurant on a farm in a struggling, conservative-leaning community.

This film follows a young couple’s journey to pursue their passion amidst an array of realistic challenges that accompany innovating a town bent on tradition.

Regional connection: Jesse is from Grey County, where the film was also shot.

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