A Walk Along the Stars

A Walk Along The Stars

"A Walk Along The Stars" is an animation and archival home footage I made in the memory of my grandmother. She said she saw the stars in her dreams, and she believed, more than anything, that she would be reunited with them when she passed. Recently, my family bought and rebuilt my grandmother's house, and I had a hard time adjusting because I had so many memories there. I made this film to work through and express everything that I was feeling. I wanted to share the experience through a simple child-like animation style because I was a lot younger when I lost my grandmother. The themes of loss and grief I hope are ultimately outshone by the themes of hope and love.

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Director

Lani McHenry

Credits

Director: Lani McHenry
Producer: Pejman Milani
Screenwriter: Lani McHenry
Cinematographer: Lani McHenry
Editor: Lani McHenry
Music: Lani McHenry

Contact

Public Film Contact
Pejman Milani
Episcopal High School
pmilani@ehshouston.org
Publicity Contact
Pejman Milani
pmilani@ehshouston.org
713-512-3654
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Animated, Biography, Documentary, Experimental, Family
Screening Category: Texas High School
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 1 mins