2016 Schedule

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


Saturday, March 12
4:30PM - 5:58PM


Hashtags: #sxsw #barryshortfilm

BARRY is the story of Barry Berkins, a homespun cocaine dealer who joins Facebook in an attempt to take his business to the next level. However, he soon finds that sharing doesn't always lead to caring.

Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Language: English
Year: 2016
Runtime: 8min

Director: Jay Rondot

Producer: Jay Rondot

Screenwriter: Jay Rondot

Cinematographer: Lee Peterkin

Editor: Jazmyn Strachn, Peter Lee King

Sound Designer: Garrard Whatley

Additional Credits: Script Supervisor: Anna Dale Meunier, Sound: Eric Miller, Gaffer: Jaime Ballesteros, PA: Sam Kazansky

Principal Cast: Pete Gardner, Mandy Levin, Jay Rondot, Rob O'Malley, Brent Chase


Jay Rondot has written and produced numerous television and web series for networks including Comedy Central, TBS, Fox, Hulu and Crackle. BARRY is his directorial debut.

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SGF Productions

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