SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

GRACE

Directed by Keir Burrows
SHORT 20 Minutes International Premiere
FILM GUIDE GRACE
Grace follows a dozen interconnected lives in the emotion-filled hours after nuclear war breaks out. Grace follows Rodney as he takes what he wants, and Sam deals with the consequences. Her mother, Paula, struggles to be there for her, while Charles and Vanessa spend the night bickering. April is too far from home. Jamal drives off a homeless man. Barry fights his way onto the streets. Bob misses his long-departed wife, and Jack and Danny just come up short.

Screening in Shorts Program: The End is Near
Drama
About the Director(s)
KEIR BURROWS was born and grew up in Durban, South Africa. His previous shorts include sci-fi award-winner Air and TFF-selection Donkey. He is currently developing his debut feature, Worm, which won Best Sci-Fi Screenplay at the Toronto Independent Film Festival. He lives in London with his wife and producing partner, Dieudonnée.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2012
  • Length:
    20 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    International
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Editor:
    Keir Burrows
  • Screenwriter:
    Keir Burrows
  • Director:
    Keir Burrows
  • Composer:
    Edwin Sykes
  • Producer:
    Samantha Baines, Amanda Brennan, Keir Burrows, Dieudonnée Burrows
  • Cast:
    Noah Maxwell Clarke, Yaiza Figueroa, Charlotte Victoria, Adrian Tauss, Jessica Perchard, Yiltan Ahmet, Sam Mannering, Michael Eriera, Holly Clark, Phillip Todd, Michael Morgan-Gyekye, Nigel Allen
  • Executive Producer:
    Amanda Brennan
  • Cinematographer:
    Gerry Vasbenter
  • Assistant Director:
    Colin Waitt

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