Opening June 3, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Honeyglue, the new film from young writer/director James Bird (Eat Spirit Eat) which sees a young girl face up to terminal illness with life-changing vigour Read on…
Eat Spirit Eat star Adriana Mather takes the lead role of Morgan, a conservative young woman who finds that she only has three months to live. The discovery leads her to shed her sheltered life and head off in search of adventure, and a new friendship with gender-defying artist Jordan (Zach Villa) leads her into entirely new adventures.
With two strong performances at its core, and sensitive handling of complex issues, Honeyglue is a moving and heartwarming in equal measure.
Director: James Bird
Release Date: June 3, 2016
Running Time: 107 minutes
Principal Cast: Adriana Mather, Zach Villa, Jessica Tuck, Amanda Plummer
Screenwriter: James Bird
Production Companies: Zombot Pictures
Official Site & Trailer
AWFJ Movie of the Week Panel Members: Thelma Adams, Nikki Baughan, Anne Brodie, Candice Frederick, Pam Grady, Leba Hertz, Loren King, Cate Marquis, Jennifer Merin, Nell Minow, Perri Nemiroff, Sheila Roberts, Liz Whittemore, Jeanne Wolf.
Edited by Sandra Kraisirideja, AWFJ.org Associate Editor