Balance Not Symmetry

DIRECTOR

Jamie Adams

PRODUCTION

Dignity Films

CAST

Laura Harrier, Bria Vinaite, Lily Newmark

Soundtrack

  • Tough Rough
  • Desolation
  • Sparkle
  • Fond Memories
  • Butterflies
  • Think About It

About the project

An American student who is living a privileged existence at Glasgow School of Art when her father unexpectedly dies. Consumed with her loss, she finds herself re-examining both her life and inner circle.

Music performed by the Chamber Orchestra of London, recorded at Abbey Road Studios and mixed by Geoff Foster (Inception, Black Swan). For the soundtrack Walter teamed up with Scottish rock band Biffy Clyro.

Some impressions

Orchestra recording at Abbey Road Studios

Press

The Guardian

“Bria Vinaite again proves her star quality in this earnest coming-of-age film co-scripted by Biffy Clyro frontman Simon Neil.”

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Screendaily

“The latest film from prolific British director Jamie Adams (Black Mountain Poets) is a meditation on grief, creativity and female friendship which plays out against a vibrant Glasgow backdrop.”

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Big Issue

“At its heart, Balance, Not Symmetry is a film about how art, be it painting, music or film, can change how you perceive yourself and the world…”

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