The Once A Week Online Film Festival ● THE GIFT

Don’t miss THE GIFT a new film short, produced, directed, and edited by Andrew Griffin, which he co-wrote with Philip Ardagh for Stork Nest.  The story is about a troubled couple who are visited by a stork bearing hope, along with violence and tragedy.

The Gift was screened at Courts-métrages − Festival de Cannes 2012,  and was filmed in Camber, Lydd, and Dungeness, South Kent, UK,  by director of photography, Sam Brown, whose contribution is especially noteworthy.

Additional credits include beautiful music by Max Richter, Hildur Gudnadottir, and Keith Kuniff.  While the cast includes Ian played by Davie McKay, Georgie played by Kate Dickie, June played Lorraine Stanley, Inspector Stevens played by Gary Lewis, and the Baby played by Sullivan.