Beneath the Harvest Sky

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Beneath the Harvest Sky
Beneath the Harvest Sky film poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Aron Gaudet
Gita Pullapilly
Produced by Aron Gaudet
Gita Pullapilly
Kavita Pullapilly
Written by Aron Gaudet
Gita Pullapilly
Starring Emory Cohen
Callan McAuliffe
Music by Dustin Hamman
Cinematography Steven Capitano Calitri
Edited by Aron Gaudet
Release date
  • September 8, 2013 (2013-09-08) (TIFF)
Running time
116 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Box office $34,768[1]

Beneath the Harvest Sky (previously known as Blue Potato) is a 2013 indie American drama film directed by Aron Gaudet and Gita Pullapilly. The film stars Emory Cohen, Callan McAuliffe and Aidan Gillen. It is a story about friendship, family and love.[2]

The film premiered at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival on September 8.[3][4] The film partnered with "Terra Chips" to promote and market the movie.[5]


Dominic Roy (Callan McAuliffe) is a 17-year-old headstrong and hardworking teen who works in the local potato harvest farm to earn money to escape the struggling Maine hometown hopefully for a better future. Dominic's best friend Casper (Emory Cohen), a reckless teenager whom has always dreamed with Dominic about leaving Van Buren, Maine and moving to Boston. But they need to earn enough money in order to do that. Dominic and Casper both have their own ways of earning the money. While Dominic works hard on the farm to earn his money, Casper on the other hand works with his outlaw father Clayton (Aidan Gillen) to smuggle drugs across the border of Canada. This challenges the two best friends' friendship and loyalty towards each other.



  1. ^ "Beneath the Harvest Sky". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 25 October 2014. 
  2. ^ "Beneath the Harvest Sky official site - About". Archived from the original on 12 June 2013. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 
  3. ^ Smith, Grady. "Inside Movies 'Beneath the Harvest Sky' trailer: Littlefinger is (of course) peddling drugs -- EXCLUSIVE VIDEO". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 
  4. ^ Schoettle, Jane. "Toronto International Film Festival - Beneath the Harvest Sky". Toronto Film Festival (tiff.). Archived from the original on 3 September 2013. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 
  5. ^ McNary, Dave. "Indie 'Potato' cooks up promo deal". Variety. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 
  6. ^ McNary, Dave. "McAuliffe digs up 'Blue Potato'". Variety. Retrieved 22 August 2013. 

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