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Watch: Hair-Raising Clip From Drama 'Lily' Premiering At The Tribeca Film Festival

Photo of Kevin Jagernauth By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist April 19, 2013 at 4:13PM

There is probably no more terrifying word a friend or loved one can utter than: cancer. Those six letters can profoundly change a life, and that's at the core of "Lily," the directorial debut of Matt Creed.
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Lily

There is probably no more terrifying word a friend or loved one can utter than cancer. Those six letters can profoundly change a life, and that's at the core of "Lily," the directorial debut of Matt Creed.

Co-written by Creed and Amy Grantham, who also leads the picture, the film is inspired by her own true life experiences and delves into the surreal world of being both a cancer patient and then a survivor. The movie follows the titular Lily, who had her life reoriented by cancer, and then shifted all over again when the disease was gone. With the c-word, that defined your existence for such an intense period of time, how do you move on? And in this exclusive clip, we see how Lily has a difficult time coming to grips that she's okay, and makes a literally hair-raising revelation to her friend.

"Lily" will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on Saturday, April 20th at Clearview Cinemas Chelsea 4. 

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