Emelia (BAFTA Nominee Nikki Amuka-Bird) and Jeff (Nick Frost) are an open minded couple celebrating their 20th wedding anniversary by venturing into the Virtual world of "Vert" together. Vert presents them with a character that is their ‘ideal self’ and what is supposed to be re-awakening for them as a couple becomes the unearthing of Jeff’s secret. Emelia struggles with this revelation but does her best to put on a brave face for her husband.

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Kate Cox




Director: Kate Cox
Executive Producer: James Appleton
Producer: Nick Rowell, Sophie Reynolds, Gabriele Lo Giudice
Screenwriter: Kate Cox
Cinematographer: Aaron Reid
Editor: Marnie Hollande
Production Designer: Zoe Koperski
Sound Designer: Tin and Strings
Music: Okay Kaya
Principal Cast: Nick Frost, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Olivia Vinall


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Nick Rowell
Pinzutu Films
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Nick Rowell
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Premiere Status: North American Premiere
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Screening in: Shorts Program 1
Screening Section: Narrative Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Narrative Short
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Runtime: 12 mins