Colewell - a
movie shot in our hometown!
Written and directed by
Tom Quinn and produced by Matthew Thurm, Colewell stars Karen Allen (Raiders
of the Lost Ark and Animal House) and was shot throughout
Noxen and our surrounding area in late 2017.
paints a picture of rural American life, according to Quinn, who is the Film
& Television Program Director at Drexel University in Philadelphia.
When news comes that Colewell, Pennsylvania’s post office—and community
gathering place—is to close, Nora (Allen) and the residents of the town
reflect on their future.
The film was the recipient of The Film Lab
award in 2019. Winners of the competition traveled to the Sun Valley Film
festival, where the work-in-progress film was screen-tested for audience
the IMDB page for the film.
Lost or found a pet?
Check out our
pets page for addresses, phone numbers, and
web sites of local pet shelters and humane societies in our area.
Looking for a place to host your next event?
throwing a baby shower or a birthday party, the Noxen School and Community Center is
available. The smoke-and alcohol-free environment
is perfect when you need a large group space. Reservations require a deposit
which will be returned after the event (provided the space is clean and undamaged). Call Cathie Pauley, Noxen Historical Association President
and building manager, at 570-298-2052.
Noxen in the News! Check out our media
page to see past and present media coverage of our town!