Animal

A short film about the existential terror of coming of age.


Director Bio

Russell Leigh Sharman is a writer, filmmaker and anthropologist. He has written for various studios and production companies, including Warner Bros., Fox, Disney, MRC, DeLine Pictures, 21 Laps, Participant Media, Montecito Pictures, Original Media, Dark Horse Entertainment, Strange Weather and Real FX. He is the writer/director of APARTMENT 4E, a feature adaptation of his stage play, as well as a number of short films and documentaries. He also has a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology from Oxford University and is the author of two books, THE TENANTS OF EAST HARLEM and NIGHTSHIFT NYC. He teaches film at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

Info

  • Directed by:Russell Leigh Sharman
  • Written by:Russell Leigh Sharman
  • Produced by:Russell Leigh Sharman, Kris Katrosh & Dan Robinson
  • Runtime:14 mins
  • Completion Date:October 30, 2019
  • Country of Origin:United States
  • Country of Filming:United States
  • Category:International Live-Action
  • Selection:TBD
  • Screening Time / Venue:TBD
  • Links: Facebook

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Official Selection 2020

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 26 June, 2020

Official Selection for Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 Online Announced.

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Cruinniú na nÓg 2020

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 03 June, 2020

Online Events for Cruinniú na nÓg 2020.

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2020 Submissions Closed

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 June, 2020

Submission deadline for 2020 has now passed.

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