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I Am Mother ()


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In the wake of humanity's extinction, a teenage girl is raised by a robot designed to repopulate the earth. But their unique bond is threatened when an inexplicable stranger arrives with alarming news.

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Mother
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Mother (voice)
Maddie Lenton ...
Infant
Hazel Sandery ...
Toddler
Summer Lenton ...
Toddler
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Child
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Daughter
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Woman
Jacob Nolan ...
Brother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tracy Britton ...
Teacher (uncredited)
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Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage)
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Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage)
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Self (uncredited) (archiveFootage)

Directed by

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Grant Sputore

Written by

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Michael Lloyd Green ... (screenplay by)
 
Grant Sputore ... (story by) and
Michael Lloyd Green ... (story by)

Produced by

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Julie Byrne ... line producer
Jean-Luc De Fanti ... executive producer
Terry Dougas ... executive producer
Michael Lloyd Green ... co-producer
Larry Hirsch ... co-executive producer
Matthew Ryan Hunter ... co-executive producer (as Matthew Hunter)
Paris Kassidokostas-Latsis ... executive producer (as Paris Kasidokostas-Latsis)
Bryce Menzies ... executive producer
Kelvin Munro ... producer (produced by)
Grant Sputore ... executive producer
Judith Trye ... line producer: New Zealand unit
Anna Vincent ... co-producer
John Wade ... executive producer
Philip Wade ... executive producer
Timothy White ... producer (produced by)

Music by

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Dan Luscombe ... composer
Antony Partos

Cinematography by

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Steve Annis ... director of photography (as Steven D. Annis)

Film Editing by

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Sean Lahiff

Editorial Department

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Veronica Buhagiar ... editorial attachment
Georgina Cunningham ... post-production coordinator
Jill Hewitt ... post production accountant
Scott Heysen ... data manager
Jane Maguire ... post production consultant
Marty Pepper ... digital intermediate colorist: Kojo
Jade Robinson ... on-line editor
Suriyna Sivashanker ... digital intermediate assistant
Regg Skwarko ... additional assembly editor / first assistant editor

Casting By

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Nikki Barrett

Production Design by

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Hugh Bateup

Art Direction by

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Todd Smythe ... (New Zealand)
Adam Wheatley

Set Decoration by

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Lisa Brennan

Costume Design by

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Mariot Kerr

Makeup Department

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Toby Barron ... special makeup effects artist
Steven Boyle ... special makeup effects artist (as Steve Boyle)
Jason Docherty ... Prosthetics supervisor: Weta workshop
Karen Gower ... hair stylist / makeup artist
Tracy Phillpot ... hair designer / makeup designer
Dannelle Satherley ... assistant hair stylist: New Zealand / assistant makeup artist: New Zealand

Production Management

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Grant Bensley ... head of production: Weta Workshop
Luke Hawker ... project supervisor: Weta Workshop
Kathryn Jackson ... production manager: Weta Workshop
Bonnie McBride ... head of production: SLA Films
Grant Moffitt ... unit manager: New Zealand unit
Elene Pepper ... post-production supervisor
Danielle Prestidge ... supervising production manager: Weta Workshop

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Andrew Burfield ... third assistant director: New Zealand unit
Sophie Calver ... second assistant director: New Zealand unit
Shannon Crotty ... second assistant director
Travis Kalendra ... first assistant director
Stephen McCallum ... second unit director
Kelvin Munro ... first assistant director: second unit
Nadia Samson ... third assistant director

Art Department

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Pop Allen ... standby props assistant
Scott Ashenden ... construction foreman
Jolyon Auri ... art department casual
Andrew Baker ... concept artist
Daniel Burns ... concept designer
James Crosthwaite ... set finisher
Martin Crouch ... screen graphics artist
Robyn Cunneen ... set finisher
Laurie Davidson ... head scenic
Tom Davies ... lead model maker
Bowen Ellames ... concept artist/graphic artist
Josh Ellem ... Concept Artist
Neil Ellis ... prop maker
Luke Fisher ... props: Weta Workshop
Trish Foreman ... art department coordinator
Nemo Frohlich ... set builder: carpenter
Edon Guraziu ... Concept Designer
Brad Halstead ... construction labourer
Matt Hatton ... concept design
Alex Heath ... set builder: carpenter
Brendan Heffernan ... concept artist
Sarah Hopper ... set designer
Eddie Hopton ... carpenter
Leeth Keough ... Set Construction
Michael Kumnick ... trade assistant
Ross Melling ... prop maker
John Moore ... construction manager
Nick Moore ... set builder: carpenter
Debra Morely ... set finisher
Guy Mulligan ... props
Nick Paroz ... Concept Artist
Prue Parsons ... set designer
Christian Pearce ... lead concept artist
Hynie Rasch ... 3D Technician
Kate Rawlins ... set designer
Brad Rogers ... trade assistant
Jared Spencer ... set builder: carpenter
Paul Spencer ... set builder: carpenter
Greg Sweeney ... set builder: carpenter
Simon Tait ... brush hand
Geoffrey Tarr ... standby props
Marshall Tearle ... animatronic babies/prop maker
Megan Vertelle ... set decorator: new zealand
David Wilkinson ... casual set decorator assistant
David G. Williams ... scenic artist
Daniel Wilson ... junior buyer: Set Dresser
Daniel Wilson ... junior buyer: set dresser
Alice Wong ... set designer
Trevor Wren ... scenic artist

Sound Department

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Danielle Adams ... adr recordist
Duncan Campbell ... sound designer
Noah Dunbar ... adr recordist
Corrin Ellingford ... boom operator: New Zealand Unit
Beau Emory ... adr mixer
Richard Flynn ... sound recordist: New Zealand Unit
Jakub Gaudasinski ... Kyma programmer
Lachlan Harris ... additional sound effects editor
Tom Heuzenroeder ... sound designer
Des Kenneally ... sound recordist
Carlos Manrique Clavijo ... mix assistant
Adrian Medhurst ... foley artist / foley editor
Michael Miller ... adr mixer
Pete Smith ... dialogue editor / re-recording mixer
Ryan Squires ... foley recordist
Nick Steele ... boom operator
Ben Dotson ... audio description mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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Zoilo Abad ... animatronics: Weta Workshop
Tim Domett ... Metal Fabrication: Weta Workshop / Puppeteer/Robot Costume Supervisor
Andrew Durno ... workshop supervisor 2ic
Jake Evill ... 3d modeller: Weta Workshop
Ben Fairless ... costume manufacture CAD and CNC, Weta Workshop
Rob Gillies ... head of manufacture: Weta Workshop
Lea Golding ... special effects technician
Matt Hagedorn ... workshop technician: weta workshop
Luke Hawker ... project supervisor: Weta Workshop
John Howard ... mold maker: Weta workshop
Jeff Little ... senior special effects technician
Rita Maxim ... production assistant: Weta Workshop
Cathrine Mitchell ... New Business Production Manager: Weta Workshop
Dordi Moen ... Paint team leader: Weta Workshop
Tim O'Brien ... senior special effects technician
Danielle Prestidge ... weta workshop: Supervising Production Manager: 'Mother' Robot Suit
Joel Savage ... special effects
Ryan Serrano ... 3D modeler: Weta Workshop
Richard Taylor ... special effects
Marco Wuest ... props and modelmaking supervisor
Will Furneaux ... 3d modeller: Weta Workshop (uncredited)

Visual Effects by

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Trent Adamczyk ... Compositor: KOJO
Elias Atto ... visual effects artist
Naru Barker ... 3D Artist
Jake Barton ... digital compositor
Ryan Basa ... compositor
Aevar Bjarnason ... visual effects artist
Marten Blumen ... lead/senior compositor
Shane Brouwer ... visual effects artist
Luke Bubb ... Digital Matte Painter
Jireh Canlas ... digital compositor
Stephen Casey ... cg supervisor
Lara Collins ... digital compositor
Agathe Compagnon ... VFX production manager
Stefan Coory ... visual effects supervisor
Jonathan Dearing ... visual effects supervisor
Zelko Dejanovic ... digital compositor
Oliver Faldo ... senior compositor
Philip Fraschetti ... senior compositor: Kojo
Anna Fraser ... senior designer vfx and ui
Greg Fyson ... Executive Producer: Blockhead
Callum Gee ... visual effects editor
Robert Grbevski ... visual effects artist
Chris Henryon ... compositor: Last Pixel
Alistair Jamieson ... On Set Visual Effects Supervisor
Haris Kruskic ... visual effects producer: Fin
Phillip Lange ... digital compositor
Stefan Litterini ... visual effects artist
Matthew Lynch ... visual effects consultant
Fraser Macedo ... screen graphics designer
Guy Masonwells ... compositor: Fin Design & Effects
David McDonnell ... CG Supervisor / pre-vis supervisor
Monkeystack ... on-set practical animation
Norah Mulroney ... digital compositor
Pawel Olas ... visual effects artist
Nick Paroz ... 3D Artist
Dylan Penhale ... Head of IT: Fin
Marty Pepper ... visual effects supervisor: KOJO
Pauline Piper ... Visual Effects Producer: Blockhead
Shane Rabey ... Compositing Supervisor: Fin Design & Effects
James Robertson ... digital compositor
Jonathan Romeo ... compositor: Last Pixel
Fergus Rotherham ... vfx colorist: Blockhed Vfx
Brendan Savage ... titles designer
Regg Skwarko ... VFX Editor
David Smith ... visual effects artist
Chris Spry ... visual effects supervisor: Fin Design+Effects
Alastair Stephen ... executive vfx producer: fin design + effects
Meg Strange ... visual effects producer: Blockhead
Ferry Taswin ... fx artist
Callum Thomas ... visual effects wrangler: new zealand unit
Mike Thomson ... visual effects artist
Dave Tipper ... matte painter: Blockhead VFX
Adam Waddington ... lighting artist: Blockhead
Rebecca Wells ... compositor: Kojo
Stuart White ... visual effects supervisor
Paul Wicke ... digital compositor
Matthew Wynne ... Senior Compositor
Suraj Nayak ... Previs Artist: Blockhead VFX (uncredited)

Stunts

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Marlee Barber ... stunt double: Hilary Swank
Jennifer Bichard ... safety supervisor
Mike Duncan ... stunts
Daisy Fryer ... stunts
Steve McQuillan ... stunt coordinator
George Saliba ... stunt rigger

Camera and Electrical Department

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Joel Brown ... second assistant camera: "B" Camera
Sam Chamberlain ... additional electric
Glenn Clayton ... camera operator: "B" Camera: main unit / steadicam operator: main unit / steadicam operator: second unit
Cameron Dunn ... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Samuel Fraser ... a camera second assistant camera NZ unit
Mik Gojic ... video split operator
Ryan Haste ... drone pilot
Gavin Henley ... lighting console operator
Scott Heysen ... digital imaging technician
James Khou ... 2nd unit second assistant camera
Joel Klinger ... LED lighting coordinator
Josh Koster ... additional electric
Russell Marrett ... focus puller: second unit
Sarah McDonald ... focus puller: second unit
Ross Metcalf ... cinematographer: second unit
Leigh Nemeth ... grip: second unit
Bonnie Paku ... second assistant camera: second unit
Sam Peacocke ... drone operator
Ulric Raymond ... steadicam operator 2nd unit
Matthew Richardson ... key grip
Andrew Robertson ... key gaffer
Ian Routledge ... still photographer
Mathew Schmidt ... additional light technician
Geoff Skilbeck ... first assistant camera: "B" Camera
Sam Steinle ... second assistant camera: "A" Camera
Matan Tatarko ... grip
Samuel Vines ... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Chris Walsingham ... LED Support/Lighting: second unit / best boy: LED tech
James Ward-Miller ... focus puller: second unit
Jay Weston ... Video Assist Op: NZ
Jules Wurm ... first assistant camera: "a" camera

Animation Department

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Darren Rea ... animator

Casting Department

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Claudia Allison ... casting assistant
Angie Christophel ... additional casting
Natalie Wall ... casting associate

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Cody Gillies ... wardrobe
Rob Gillies ... speciality costume: Head of Manufacture Weta Workshop
Oliver Hamlyn ... costume work experience
Olivia Iacobelli ... costume supervisor/stand-by
Kate O'Boyle ... costume assistant
Claudia Watson ... costume art finisher

Location Management

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Ettie Eves ... location production assistant: New Zealand
Jesse Goninon ... location manager
Merlin Scott-Smith ... location assistant: New Zealand (as Merlin Scott Smith)
Barry Smith ... location assistant: New Zealand
Jordi Scott Smith ... location manager: New Zealand
Paul Trevor ... location assistant: New Zealand
Karel Witten-Hannah ... location production assistant: New Zealand
Brett Higginson ... location scout: New Zealand (uncredited)
Jordi Scott Smith ... location scout: New Zealand (uncredited)

Music Department

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Bernard Galbally ... music supervisor
Michael Werner Maas ... trailer music
Evan McHugh ... score mixer
Christian Scallan ... score mixer

Script and Continuity Department

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Mojgan Khadem ... script supervisor

Transportation Department

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Nadia Samson ... driver: cast
Isabelle Scott ... driver: cast

Additional Crew

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Marco Angele ... legals
Elspeth Baird ... production accountant
Michael Barba ... production assistant on set
Jennifer Bichard ... unit nurse
Max Chen ... post production assistant accountant
Jon Clifford ... technical director: mister smith entertainment
Clement Dunn ... legal services
Louise Heesom ... assistant: Ms. Swank
Kurillos Hioktouridis ... assistant: Terry Dougas
Paula Jensen ... Completion Guarantor
Kylie Joiner ... production legal services
Jenny Kent ... dialect coach
Amalia Kostopoulou ... assistant: Terry Dougas
Carly Maple ... production coordinator
Andrew Marshall ... production coordinator: New Zealand
Olivia McClymont ... assistant: Ms. Swank, New Zealand
Mark McGowan ... unit publicist
Karen McPherson ... visual researcher
Nicolas Scoozis ... assistant: Paris Kassidokostas-Latsis (as Nicolas Scoozi)
Isabelle Scott ... production assistant
Talei Searell ... production coordinator: Weta Workshop
Georgia White ... assistant to the director
Jodie Adams ... infant casting assistant (uncredited)

Thanks

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Whoopi Goldberg ... the producers would like to thank
Michelle Krumm ... special thanks
Steve Martin ... the producers would like to thank
Nathalie Peter-Contesse ... the producers wish to thank
Christopher Slager ... special thanks

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Storyline

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Plot Summary
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Taglines She'll keep you safe See more »
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Also Known As
  • Robota bērns (Latvia)
  • Mater Ex Machina (Canada, French title)
  • Én vagyok anya (Hungary)
  • Tehisema (Estonia)
  • Jestem matką (Poland)
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Runtime
  • 113 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia This screenplay by Michael Lloyd Green featured on the 2016 Black List, which is an annual listing of film industry-valued unproduced movie scripts. See more »
Goofs Woman didn't want general anaesthesia for the removal of the bullet from her wound, but she wasn't even given a local anaesthetic. Without at least a local anaesthetic, involuntary squirming in reaction to the pain would have made such a precision operation as drilling into the bullet impossible. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Behind the Scenes of Weta Workshop's 'I Am Mother' (2019). See more »
Soundtracks Moon River See more »
Quotes Mother: Contrary to your understandable assumptions, my primary directive is to care for humanity.
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