Psychological thriller

"A man is walking through a desert carrying a full water bottle. He is desperately fighting the temptation to drink the water. The question arises how the man got himself into this predicament. And what will happen if he does drink the water?"

Shot in Los Angeles, California

Winner Best Short - Miami Independent Film Festival
Winner Best Short - Rotterdams Open Doek
Runner-up Best Film - Shortcutz Amsterdam
Nominee Best Editing - Shortcutz Amsterdam

Official Selection: Beverly Hills Film Festival, Miami Independent Film Festival, Nederlands Film Festival, Baghdad International Film Festival, Destiny City Film Festival, Short to the Point International Short Film Festival, Clean Shorts Film Festival, Shortcutz Amsterdam Film Festival, Eindhovens Film Festival, International Izmir Short Film Festival, Rotterdams Open Doek, Kinosmena Short Film Festival, WE Festival

  • 2015

Director: Niels Bourgonje
Scriptwriter: Paul Bontenbal
Producer: Francois Pieneman – Worldvisuals Film
Line Producer: Gabi Ilioiu
Production Manager: Ingeborg Putter
Director of Photography: Elias Talbot
Editor: Wietse de Zwart
Sound Design & Mix: Aline Bruijns
Composer: Jesper Ankarfeldt
Art Director: Kevin Bici
MUA: Laney Laney Chantal White
Sound Recordist: Kirbie Seis
Grip: Andy Cao
Production Assistants: Greg Drake, Yohan Lefèvre
Colourist: Jef Grosfeld
Poster Design: Sietse van den Broek
Executive Producers: Peggy Stein – OneBigAgency Amsterdam, Emjay Rechsteiner – Staccato Films, Maurice Wenneker – Wenneker Amsterdam, Niels Neeskens – Studio MAD

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