Moira Walley-Beckett

2018 Best Writing, Drama Series

Anne - "I Am No Bird, And No Net Ensnares Me"

Inspired by L.M. Montgomery’s timeless Canadian novel, Anne is the coming-of-age story of 13-year-old orphan Anne Shirley as she fights for love, acceptance, and her place in the world against all odds and many challenges in late 19th century PEI. With her unique spirit, fierce intellect, and brilliant imagination, Anne transforms the lives of her new family and the Avonlea community. After Anne is mistakenly sent away from Green Gables, Matthew races to retrieve her while Marilla anxiously awaits their safe return.


CBC (CBC/Netflix)

Production Company:

Northwood Entertainment



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