2016 Schedule

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

My Blind Brother

Saturday, March 12
7:15PM - 8:45PM


Hashtags: #sxsw #MyBlindBrother

Love for the same woman creates a rift between an over-achieving blind athlete and his resentful brother.

Section: Narrative Spotlight
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Year: 2016
Runtime: 90min

Director: Sophie Goodhart

Executive Producer: Kevin Flanigan, Joby Harold, Joseph E. LoConti

Producer: Tyler Davidson, Tory Tunnell

Screenwriter: Sophie Goodhart

Cinematographer: Eric Lin

Editor: Jennifer Lee

Production Designer: Lisa Myers

Music: Ian Hultquist

Additional Credits: Costume Designer: Keri Langerman

Principal Cast: Adam Scott, Nick Kroll, Jenny Slate, Zoe Kazan, Charlie Hewson, Maryann Nagel, Greg Violand


Goodhart is best known for her short film MY BLIND BROTHER, which screened in competition at Cannes in 2003 where the short was nominated for the Palme d’Or. It was also selected for SXSW, Melbourne, Sao Paulo and London film festivals. Sophie has gone on to write several films with The Barnes Brothers, including THE LOCKSMITH and SEX GUARANTEED.

Sales Agent: WME

Publicity Contact
Brooke Blumberg



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