A young man's need for control in life leads him to form a passionately twisted friendship with a talking tortoise.
SCREENING | FRIDAY, JULY 13TH |CROWLEY THEATER
SHORT | USA | Texas Premiere, 11mins.
Stephen Cervantes is a native of Indiana, but grew up in Southeastern Connecticut. He graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts with a BFA in Film and Television in 2013. His undergrad thesis film, "Big World," won a directing award at NYU's First Run Film Festival. He also went to Sundance with it in 2014 for HP's Emerging Filmmaker's Program. Stephen now lives with his wife in Los Angeles, CA - who he only just married July 4th weekend 2018 - and their dog, "Eight".
Stephen Cervantes - Director
Sarey Martin & Jason Kirkland - Producer
Fidel Ruiz-Healy - Cinematographer
Jordan Michael Blake as "Dennis", Shabby the African Spurred Tortoise as "Tortoise"