Sisters & Brothers

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Sisters & Brothers
Sisters & Brothers.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Carl Bessai
Produced by Carl Bessai
Written by Carl Bessai
Starring Cory Monteith
Gabrielle Miller
Amanda Crew
Camille Sullivan
Dustin Milligan
Cinematography Carl Bessai
Edited by Sabrina Pitre
Release date
Running time
90 minutes
Country Canada
Language English

Sisters & Brothers is a 2011 Canadian drama film written and directed by Carl Bessai.[1][2]

The film explores the relationships of four sets of siblings who have not (in one case, never) had contact for some time. It is the final film in Bessai's Family X trilogy exploring family relations, following 2008's Mothers & Daughters and 2010's Fathers & Sons.[3]


The eleven main actors, grouped by relationship:


The main performances are improvised, resulting in the eleven main performers, along with writer/director Bessai, being credited under the heading "A Collective Creation By".[3] Filming took place in Vancouver, British Columbia and Los Angeles.[3]


  1. ^ Smith, Ian Hayden (2012). International Film Guide 2012. p. 83. ISBN 978-1908215017. 
  2. ^ "Sisters & Brothers". tiff. Retrieved 10 April 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "Sisters & Brothers Media Package" (PDF). Raven West Films. Retrieved 2012-11-15. 

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