Feelings of grief bubble up when Mikey celebrates his soccer game win without his Mother there with him. Mikey's Father, who knows what's up, has a trick up his sleeve to help Mikey process his mourning. However, the trick works better than expected and leads Mikey's father to question if there is more to it than just pretend.
This short film will premiere on Film Shortage on the 7th of June, 2018!
Awards & recognition: LA Shorts International Film Festival (Academy Award qualifying) - official selection Bermuda International Film Festival (Academy Award qualifying) - official selection One Screen Film Festival 2017 - New female director finalist Auckland International Film Festival - “Actor under 18 ” winner! Short + Sweet International Film Festival Auckland - official selection
Filming Crew: Producer: Bertrand Remaut / Melopy Films Writer / Director - Vanessa Vandy Cinematographers - Vanessa Vandy & Jasper Johnston 1st AD - Lola Bernard Colorist - Matic Prusnik Sound - Luis Shamir Rodriguez Key Grip / Gaffer - Bryce Tobin Best Boy - Marama Galuenga Music - Ian Post
Talents: Finn MacEachern Francis Mountjoy Rune Kjelseth
Special Thanks: Simon Vandy Prema Cottingham Rosamund Britton The Kjelseths Pia Lehto Jukka Lehto Nilza Mafla Ed Ng Sophia Seaton