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

Turtle: A Super 8 Short Film

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

Satellite Venue: Marchesa
6226 Middle Fiskville Road


A wordless vignette filmed in nostalgic Super 8mm unfolds a lonely boy's encounter with an unexpected neighborhood visitor: a tortoise. His youthful attempt to domesticate the roaming visitor, awakens his sense of empathy. Ultimately the two build an unlikely bond. Based on real life events in Austin, Texas. Music by Led Zeppelin.

Section: Texas High School Shorts Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: USA
Year: 2015
Runtime: 2min

Director: Cameron Fisher

Executive Producer: Cameron Fisher, Roadkill Films

Producer: Cameron Fisher, Roadkill Films

Screenwriter: Cameron Fisher

Cinematographer: Cameron Fisher

Editor: Cameron Fisher

Production Designer: Cameron Fisher

Sound Designer: Cameron Fisher

Music: Led Zeppelin

Principal Cast: Cyrus Fisher, Karl Marx the Tortoise


Cameron Fisher, is an avid creator of insightful coming of age films, psychological thrillers, suspenses, and dark comedies. His numerous film awards include:

SemiFinalist @ '15 UIL Film Fest, TX

REMI @ '14 WorldFest

Best Short @ '14 Austin Film Festival YFP

Merit Award @ '13 Best Shorts Competition, CA

Finalist @ '12 & '14 AFF YFP Pitch Sessions

Distributor: Roadkill Media Productions

Sales Agent: Cameron Fisher

Public Film Contact
Cameron Fisher
Roadkill Media Productions

Publicity Contact
Nellie Slayden



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