Genre: short film
Running Time: 8’42
Year of production: 2020
A distressed man drives off to the desert to escape his problems when he accidentally hits another man - who turns out to be himself. The cycle begins.
Jack, a man suffering from a crisis in his life, drives manically to the desert to escape his problems. Suddenly, amidst the isolation of the sand, he hits a man with his car. When he approaches the man, he realizes it is himself. The car breaks and Jack is trying to carry the body out of the desert. Night kicks in. The mysteries of the desert start playing their games. The cycle begins.
PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION
Production Company: Ya Man Studio
Film exports / World sales: Gonella Productions
The Man, Jack: Myles Cranford
The Body, Stand In: Derick Anthony
Genre: short film Language: English Country of origin: USA Year of production: 2020 Total running time: 8’47’’ Shooting format: 5K Color type: color Aspect ratio: 2.35:1 wide screen Sound format: stereo
Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market
The film is still going to be sent to festivals.
BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR
Weronika Mliczewska is a director, writer of non-fiction books and public speaker. With a University degree in Anthropology and filmmaking background in the UK, Poland and USA, combined with vast travel experience, Mliczewska's natural habitat is storytelling in remote areas, often in challenging physical conditions, where fresh perspectives can be shed on the essence of the human condition.
Written and directed by
Director of Photography
Dan Misha Goldman
Sound Mix and Design
Jai Tracy Johnson
Post production supervisors
Matthew Harrison, UCLA Extension
Travis Fear, Canyon Drive Artist Housing
Kasia Mistewicz, Hat Hat
Filmed on location in
the Mojave Desert, California.
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All Rights Reserved.
In Loving Memory Of Taylor Beales.