An old man, in a dilemma, is brought to his aid by a carer.
SYNOPSIS The nurse is in the kitchen making a cup of tea while also arguing over the phone with her spouse. She composes herself and brings the tea into the bedroom. The old person tries to show the nurse that it's ok to be on your own, Due to the old person's age and condition however, they have become tired over the course of the conversation and fall asleep, holding out some pills. She leaves the room and closes the door, pausing again for a second outside as she knows what she is doing is right.
DIRECTOR BIO Ben Wilson is an emerging Director whose previous credits include The Sheriff of Galway Bay, also shot on 16mm Film. He was also the 2nd Assistant Camera on The Graveyard Shift [Dir: Radostina Ruseva] and also produced by Louis Holder.
CAST & CREW
Carer Nikoleta Hinova - IMDb / Spotlight Old Man Allan Thurbon - IMDb / Spotlight Director Ben Wilson, Producer Louis Holder, Executive Producer Simon Passmore, Director of Photography Greta Spohrer, Editor Jack Ball, Camera Operator Joseph Brunt, Focus Puller Jolyn Mei, Clapper/Loader Agne Denapaite, Gaffer Ben Holt, Spark Sorin Baluta, Production Designer Ralph Sansum, Standby Art Director Luan Leer, Sound Recordist Natasha Hughes, Boom Operator & Sound Editor Lucy Beard, Sound Mix Aidan McCarthy, 1st A.D Elisa Matvejeva, Script Supervisor Kamil Kwiecinski, Production Manager Danielle Freeman-Grantham