Abigail

A powerful and original short film about loss and hope, inspired by a true story.

NOW IN POST-PRODUCTION. COMING IN LATE-2019.

A lonely old man struggles to come to terms with the loss of his wife and the circumstances surrounding her death. When he visits her grave, he encounters a charming little girl who fills him with hope.

This film was made as part of the completion of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Film and Media from the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).

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AWARDS

  • To be announced

OFFICIAL SELECTION HIGHLIGHTS

  • To be announced

KEY CAST

  • RICHIE ALLAN (Escape at Dannemora, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) as Elmer
  • ELVIRA TORTORA as Abigail
  • LAUREN HART as Woman at Cemetery
  • LEILANI MARIE VASQEUZ as The Girl

KEY CREW

  • Directors | MAX HECHTMAN and CHRISTONIKOS TSALIKIS
  • Writer | JASON K. ALLEN
  • Producers | JASON K. ALLEN and MAX HECHTMAN
  • Executive Producer MERYL HECHTMAN
  • Directors of Photography | JOE DANIELE and JOE DeFELICE
  • Editor | MAX HECHTMAN
  • Composer | TBA
  • Sound Designer | TBA
  • Visual Effects | TBA

Shot on location in Middle Village, NY and Merrick, NY with the SONY FS5 Camera and Lenses.