2016 Schedule

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

The Arbalest

Tuesday, March 15
3:45PM - 5:01PM

Alamo Lamar C
1120 S Lamar Blvd


Hashtags: #sxsw #arbalestmovie

Foster Kalt, a famous toy inventor in the 1970s, reflects on his lifelong obsession with Sylvia Frank. From his first meeting with Sylvia in a New York Hotel Room in 1968, to years later when he is stalking her from a cabin in the woods, the puzzle pieces of Kalt’s obsession come together to form his latest, shocking invention.

Section: Narrative Feature Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: United States
Year: 2016
Runtime: 76min

Director: Adam Pinney

Producer: Alex Orr

Screenwriter: Adam Pinney

Cinematographer: Hugh Braselton

Editor: Adam Pinney

Production Designer: Aimee Holmberg

Sound Designer: Gunnar Jebsen

Music: Thomas Barnwell, Ian Deaton

Principal Cast: Mike Brune, Tallie Medel


Adam Pinney has been working in the film and television industry for 13 years. He is part of the Atlanta film collective Fake Wood Wallpaper, and has worked as a writer/DP/editor on various feature films. Recent credits include cinematographer on Adult Swim's TOO MANY COOKS, Joe Swanberg's 24 EXPOSURES and Alex Orr's A IS FOR ALEX.

Distributor: Alex Orr

Public Film Contact
Alex Orr
Fake Wood Wallpaper
(323) 868-6500

Publicity Contact
Weiman Seid, FAT DOT



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