Shorts Showcase


Christopher Dispossessed

He’s too late to stop the wedding, but not too late to stop the marriage.

Awards:   Golden Starfish Award at the Hamptons International Film Festival.

Crew: Directed by:  Matthew Watts Written by:  Amy Higgins Produced by: Iris Jyoung & Matthew Watts Cinematography:  Mateusz Broughton Production Designer:  Kristen Adams Air Director: Eric Morrell Music:  Ezekiel Honig

Cast: Ross Partridge — Chris Annika Peterson — Faye Geoffrey Cantor — Stephen

BACKSTORY: After meeting at Columbia University’s Graduate Film Program, this film’s writer, Amy Higgins, and director, Matthew Watts, were married a month before this short was filmed in Asbury Park, NJ.  They’ve just celebrated their five-year anniversary in their current Los Angeles home.  Amy writes on television shows like TBS’s “Men at Work” and Disney’s “Wander over Yonder” and Matthew’s first feature film, Mutual Friends is due out next Spring.