Director: Kenya Gillespie Country of Origin: USA Runtime: 10m Genre: Drama, Thriller Block: B Date: 28-02 Time: 1.30-2.45pm Premiere: Dutch Watch Trailer
An Asian-American high school football player confronts his deepest fears after an encounter with a mysterious figure.
Kenya Gillespie is a Japanese-American filmmaker living in Austin, TX. His short film “Jeremiah” received its international premiere at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival (Cinéfondation), and it was also nominated for the 2019 Queer Palm prize for short films. He received a BA in music from Yale University and an MM in music composition from Rice University. He is currently an MFA graduate student in Film Production at the University of Texas at Austin.