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Her Friend Adam

Monday, March 14
11:30AM - 12:58PM


Hashtags: #sxsw #herfriendadam

A boyfriend's jealous impulse spirals out of control in 16 minutes of romantic doom.

Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Country: Canada
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 16min

Director: Ben Petrie

Producer: Kristy Neville

Screenwriter: Ben Petrie

Cinematographer: Kelly Jeffrey

Editor: Ben Petrie

Production Designer: Michaela Kurimska

Sound Designer: Matt Chan, Brent Pickett

Additional Credits: 1st Assistant Director: Andrew Jeffrey, Sound Recordist: Gus Harris, Featured Artwork: Gordy Bond, Grace Glowicki, Colorist: Cem Ozkilicci, 1st AC: Tommy Keith, Charles Hutchings, DMT: Brendan Mills, Consultants: Chris Barnard, Fantavious Fritz, Gianfranco Bozzo

Principal Cast: Grace Glowicki, Ben Petrie, Andrew Chown


Ben Petrie is a Toronto-based writer and director. His work uses laughter as a Trojan Horse, inside of which he smuggles his ideas. He recently wrote and directed HER FRIEND ADAM, which premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.

Distributor: Ben Petrie

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