Sister Aimee

Sister Aimee

In 1926 America’s most famous evangelist is a woman. And she’s looking for a way out. Fed up with her own success, she gets swept up in her lover’s daydreams about Mexico and finds herself on a wild road trip towards the border. Based on true events. Mostly made up.

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Samantha Buck

Marie Schlingmann


Directors: Samantha Buck, Marie Schlingmann
Executive Producer: Lily Rabe, Lee Stoby
Producer: Bettina Barrow, David Hartstein, Katherine Harper
Screenwriter: Samantha Buck, Marie Schlingmann
Cinematographer: Carlos Valdes-Lora
Editor: Katie Ennis
Production Designer: Jonathan Rudak
Sound Designer: Danielle Dupre
Music: Graham Reynolds
Principal Cast: Anna Margaret Hollyman, Michael Mosley, Andrea Suarez Paz, Julie White, Amy Hargreaves, Macon Blair, Lee Eddy, Blake Delong, John Merriman, Nathan Zellner


Public Film Contact
Bettina Barrow
Kill Claudio Productions
Publicity Contact
Omar Gonzales
Sales Agent
Deborah McIntosh - WME
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, Western
Screening Section: Festival Favorites
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 87:00 mins