A Really Dark Comedy

A Really Dark Comedy

Two high schoolers, Gus and Elliot, sit in a car anxiously waiting for Gus to ask his crush out to prom. Gus scrolls through his phone, admiring pictures of his soon-to-be prom date holding her beloved dog. He finally musters up the confidence to drive up to her house, but while driving, he hits something on the road. Unaware of what he just hit, the two boys panic, quickly get out of the car and are shocked at what they find.

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Manasi Ughadmathe


Director: Manasi Ughadmathe
Screenwriter: Jackson Coates
Cinematographer: Gopal Balashunmughan
Editor: Gopal Balashunmughan
Sound Designer: Dawood Tafsir
Principal Cast: Satvik Shankar, Jackson Coates
Additional Credits: Assistant Director: Arjun Desai


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Manasi Ughadmathe

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Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Comedy, Short Film
Screening Category: Texas High School
Country: United States
Runtime: 4 mins