An Emerson College Short Film
Take off tells the story of a young boy who uses his vivid imagination to escape the reality of his troubled life. With absent parents and no friends, his only escape has been the world he creates inside his head. One day, he rides his bike into a park where he comes across an eccentric, offbeat man who also uses his imagination to get through life. The boy follows the man into his creative world, where he has assembled everyday trash to resemble a "rocket ship". The two form a unique bond and escape the realities of their worlds.
Take off is a 16mm short original film created entirely by four film students at Emerson College. It is being shot on location in Connecticut in March.
Sydney Epstein: Director
Samantha Gold: Producer
Peter York: Director of Photography
- Gregory Tango: Sound/Editor
We Need Your Help!
As student filmmakers, we rely heavily on the support and generosity of family & friends. Making a film is expensive, and every little bit can go a long way. Donations will contribute to production costs including:
- Production Design
- Equipment Rentals
- Actor Transportation Costs
- Craft Services
- Post Production Fees
- And so much more!
Every little bit helps. By donating just $1 you can see your name appear in the credits of this fantastic, dynamic short film. If you choose to donate more, you will receive additional rewards as well. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask. Thank you so much for your support.
Donate now and help us "take off!"
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