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Adeline, the Great

Country: United States, Language: English, 12 mins

  • Director: Jessica Mendez Siqueiros
  • Writer: Jasmine Johnson
  • Producer: Nicole Crespo; Ruth Du

CGiii Comment

Well...if you want to make a it with humour. This has bucket loads.

When the writing is this good, there can be no bad performances...comedy is difficult enough...but, kids doing comedy is a different ballgame altogether! Here, they all step up to the plate and knock it out of the park!

Hysterical and poignant.


The(ir) Blurb...

A woke boarding school student questions her commitment to activism when she finds herself with no friends, countless enemies and facing some very serious accusations that threaten to get her expelled.

Cast & Characters

Dylan Chloe Dash as Adeline
Linda DeMetrick as Teacher
Rileigh McDonald as Mia
Olivia Robertson as Student
Sara Targum as Emma
Sarah Waisman as Librarian
Melora Walters as Ms. Nichols
Aaron Roman Weiner as Voice of Mia's Father