Set in the 1970s, a hidden past is revealed as two parallel love stories converge through time.
Elke's Magic, the movie, will follow the storyline of the book, as two interwoven love stories intersect when a secret past is unveiled. With a glimpse of life during World War II and the Cold War, Elke's Magic presents a strong female perspective on an often untouched aspect of the times. Set in the 1970s, this poignant, inspirational story blends together history, magical realism and the healing arts.
The beloved, award winning Canadian star of the CBC's long running series Heartland will be playing the lead role of Elke Becker. Amber is not only a talented actor and singer, she is an accomplished equestrian and is the perfect person to take on this part.
The multi-talented Canadian actor and producer will be playing the role of Werner Becker, Elke's husband. He and Amber have worked together for seventeen seasons on Heartland, and they will bring a magical chemistry to the screen.
The up-and-coming, award winning British film and stage actor will be taking on the role of Evelyn Pedersen, Meg's mother. She will bring her many talents to the screen as she takes on this complex character.
Drawing on her many years spent in front of the camera, and her expertise in directing episodes of Heartland and Hudson as well as her two short films, Michelle will bring an impactful and moving interpretation of Elke's Magic to the screen.