The Other Half will have its world premiere at the SXSW Film Festival. The announcement was made, yesterday, at a press conference in Austin, Texas. The film is one of 10 features selected for the prestigious Narrative Feature Competition.
The Other Half is produced by by Motel Pictures Inc. and JoBro Productions. Nicole Hilliard-Forde is Producer with David Miller, Julia Sereny and Jennifer Kawaja acting as Executive Producers.
Tom Cullen (Downton Abbey, Weekend) and Tatiana Maslany (Orphan Black) star with an ensemble cast that includes Suzanne Clement (Mommy), Henry Czerny (Revenge), Mark Rendall (30 Days of Night), Deragh Campbell (I Used to Be Darker) and Nancy Palk.
The romantic drama was written and directed by Joey Klein and centres on a passionate love affair between a self-destructive drifter and a bi-polar woman. It was shot in and around Toronto this past summer.
The 2016 SXSW Film Festival takes place in Austin, Texas from March 11 to 19, 2016. Screening dates and times will be revealed February 16, 2016.