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Canadian Screenwriter at The Miami Film Festival

Vancouver-based actress Sonja Bennett wrote the script for Preggoland, in which she stars as Ruth, a party girl whose hootin' and hollerin' ways are no longer too attractive to her pack of gal pal friends as they enter their mid-30s and start settling into suburban lifestyles and having babies. But when a chance encounter in a baby store leads to a (false) assumption that Ruth is pregnant, Ruth is buoyed by the sudden surge in attention that envelopes her, and goes along with the fake pregnancy. Channeling the best qualities of the self-aware and self-depreciating "Sex and the City" characters, Bennett's dialogue and dialogue delivery provide a great deal of laughs.

Miami Film Festival