2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Woman in Deep

Saturday, March 12
11:30AM - 1:03PM

Hashtags: #sxsw

A woman calls a suicide prevention hotline and is put on hold.

Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2016
Runtime: 15min

Director: Janicza Bravo

Executive Producer: Renee Harbers, Tom Scott, Christine Vachon, David Hinojosa

Producer: John Baker, Han West, Gretchen Huizinga

Screenwriter: Janicza Bravo

Cinematographer: Christian Sprenger

Editor: CYRK

Production Designer: Rachael Ferrara

Sound Designer: Tom Boykin

Music: Heather Christian

Principal Cast: Alison Pill, Joshua Leonard , Anthony Carrigan, Jodie Turner-Smith, Nana Ghana, Jenn Schatz


Janicza Bravo was raised on an army base in Panama City, Panama. She moved to the US two decades ago. She studied directing and design for theatre at NYU. Most recently she made Filmmaker Magazine's 25 New Faces of Film. She's mounted plays in the states and abroad. Her film work has screened at BAM, Carnegie Hall, Sundance and SXSW.

Distributor: Gretchen Huizinga

Public Film Contact
Han West
Meridian Content
(213) 465-4878

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Janicza Bravo



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