STRANDS is a humorous, dark tale about friendship, jealousy and possession. From a strand of her own hair, genetic scientist Helen Critteck secretly creates a stunning new friend and alter ego, Dr. Halley Hesperus. Helen’s initial delight sours as her ‘experiment’ begins to succeed all too well, and Helen discovers the darker side of her science and herself.

Featuring: STEPHANIE MORGENSTERN, LISA RYDER, ARSINEE KHANJIAN, BOYD BANKS, SHAWN LAWRENCE AND DMITRY CHEPOVETSKI
PRODUCER: HADLEY OBODIAC STORY BY: TRICIA FISH SCREENPLAY BY: SHELLEY ERIKSEN
DOP: GAVIN SMITH SOUND DESIGNER: PAULA FAIRFIELD EDITOR: CHARLOTTE  DISHER
COMPOSER: TOM THIRD

PRINCIPAL CAST: STEPHANIE MORGENSTERN, LISA RYDER, ARSINEE KHANJIAN, BOYD BANKS, SHAWN LAWRENCE AND DMITRY CHEPOVETSKI

22 minutes, 1997 16mm