East Coast Premiere

DIRECTED BY David Helman

Country: USA
Language: English

Running Time: 8min
Film Year: 2019
Category: IMDbPro Short Film Award

A young father (Steven Yeun, on a hot streak as of late with The Walking Dead, Sorry To Bother You and Burning) separated from his wife, takes drastic measures to see his newborn son, who he feels is being unfairly kept from him. However, alliances shift and feelings change as accusations fly in the course of a phone conversation.

This film screens as part of SHORTS 2



Director: David Helman
Producer: Jeff Kopchia
Screenwriter: Nathaniel Shriver
Executive Producer: Nathan Scherrer
Production Company: Freenjoy

Music: Stefan Macarewich
Cinematographer: Trevor Wineman
Editor: Nick Rondeau

Cast: Steven Yeun, Alanna Masterson

David Helman

David M. Helman was born and raised in Southern California. After working as an editor in commercials, David began his directing career in music videos. He’s collaborated with top artists like Vince Staples, The Weeknd, James Vincent McMorrow and Michael Kiwanuka. His short films include “Hit the Lights” (2011) and “Waves” (2014). “Naysayer” (2018) is his latest short film.