Horne's film and videos have been shown at the Museum of Modern Art's Documentary Fortnight, the Rotterdam International Film Festival, Ann Arbor Film Festival, the San Francisco International Film Festival, the Images Festival, the Flaherty Film Seminar, Anthology Film Archive, Pacific Film Archive, San Francisco Cinematheque, Los Angeles FilmForum, PDX Film Festival, Nashville Film Festival, Chicago Underground Film Festival, the Mix Festival, Women in the Director's Chair, and Mad Cat Women's Film and Video Festival, among other venues. Horne was born in Nova Scotia and grew up in Houston. She received an M.F.A. in film and video from the University of California, San Diego, and a B.A. from Williams College. She currently teaches film production at California Institute of the Arts.

Films by Adele Horne

The Tailenders

Missionaries evangelize indigenous communities using low-tech media