Megan Griffiths

Director, Writer, Megan Griffiths newest feature film, Sadie, premiered at SXSW and will screen at the 44th Seattle International Film Festival.

13-year-old Sadie (Sophia Mitri Schloss) lives with her mother (Melanie Lynskey) while her father, who she is extremely attached to, serves repeated tours in the military. When her mother starts dating a new man (John Gallagher Jr.), Sadie refuses to accept the divide between her parents and takes measures to end the relationship. Sadie’s interest in war, violence, and guns spawns the idea of using warfare to safeguard her family. Official Site:

Sadie screens: Sunday May 27, 2:30PM SIFF Cinema Egyptian and Wednesday June 6, 6:45PM SIFF Cinema Egyptian.