Holly Adams has been working in the entertainment industry since the age of 13. She got her start as a ballerina and lived the gypsy lifestyle for over 20 years moving from San Francisco to Milwaukee and finally New York City dancing her way across the globe.

Her first acting role was the lead as "The Girl" in the short film, Betaville, which earned her a cult following and roles in close to 20 other underground films in New York. In 1994, Holly wrote, directed and starred in "Nymphomania", which was picked up by the British Film Institute and opened their History of the Avant-Garde series video entitled The Cinema of Transgression.

Now living in Albuquerque, NM where film tax incentives are available, Holly has written, directed and produced the short films: Hot Dog, Here Boy, Plots, Leather Kittens Gone Bad, An Unlikely Hero, The Gift, The Man-App, Shadows of Waste and a music video for a Los Angeles pop star. Holly is in development on a musical version of her feature film, "The Man-App", a romantic comedy where you can have "the man of your dreams at the touch of a button".  Holly is also currently working on a dark drama feature script entitled "No Place". Her next project is a short film, "The Muse" with more information available under the "New Projects" tab.


My feature film, script, No Place is in consideration at the Slam Dance script competition. No Place is a dark road picture that feels like The Wizard of Oz meets BadLands. We have shot a teaser for the film which is currently being edited. The log line is:

After killing her father, a pregnant teen tries to outrun her past so she can finally find her way back home.

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"Nymphomania" a feminist retelling of "Beauty and The Beast" screened twice at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City in March 2018!. A huge Thanks to The New Mexico Film Foundation who sponsored my trip for the screenings!

"The Man-App Musical" is also in development, a fun romp that will surely have you singing along while having your cake and eating it too! Who wouldn't want the man of her dreams at the touch of a button?



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Production Stills

Best Cinematography

Shadows of Waste

New Mexico Women in Film, 2016

Bronze Award

Shadows of Waste

LA Neo-Noir Film Festival

Best Production Design

The Man-App

Miami International Film Festival

Lotus Eye Productions, LLC

Director's Reel

Holly Adams Films