2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22


Saturday, March 21
11:45AM - 1:15PM

Satellite Venue: Marchesa
6226 Middle Fiskville Road

"Home" is a science fiction short film based off the short story "There Will Come Soft Rains" by Ray Bradbury. Set in the not so distant future, this film follows the day to day life of a terminally ill girl living in a home who's artificial intelligence is programmed to take care of her. Despite her trying to be independent, this artificial intelligence the only companion she has as she comes to terms with her own illness.

Section: Texas High School Shorts Competition
Country: USA
Language: English
Year: 2014
Runtime: 4min

Director: Caitlin O'Brien

Producer: Konise Millender,

Screenwriter: Caitlin O'Brien

Cinematographer: Ryker Allen

Editor: Caitlin O'Brien

Production Designer: Caitlin O'Brien

Sound Designer: Zow Martinez

Music: Chris Zabriskie

Additional Credits: Claire Norris: Chris West, Mary Davis: Alec Hernandez

Principal Cast: Nina Martinez, Kevin O'Brien


Caitlin O'Brien is a science fiction lover turned screenwriter and director. She started out as an avid writer of both science fiction and science fantasy, and grew up watching the Twilight Zone and Star Wars. She's screened at three other film festivals, one of which being the young filmmakers competition at Austin Film Festival.

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