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Chaperone

    Short Film (2021) - 15:00







Writer and Director
Sam Max

Cast
Russell Kahn
Zachary Quinto


Photography
Jordan T Parrott


Music by
Panther Hollow

Producers
It Doesn’t Suck / Katie Schiller
Sam Max
Patrick Murray

Voyeur / Russell Kahn, Lio Mehiel

Executive Producer
Zachary Quinto















An older man picks up a younger man in his car. As they drive, and subsequently settle into an austere rental house in the country, the details of their arrangement become guttingly clear. 

Festival Highlights: Sundance (World Premiere / in-competition for Short Film Grand Jury Prize), Palm Springs (Special Mention - Best U.S. Short), Fantasia Film Festival, NewFest, Brooklyn Horror, Overlook, Festival MiX (Milan), Motel/X (Lisbon), TOHorror (Turin), CinemaForum (Warsaw), and more.

Other Highlights: Shortlist for the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes, Nominee for the Kurosawa Award and Grand Jury Prize (24fps), Nominee for the Iris Prize.