Film - Program 8 Filmfest 2016


Directed by Shaun Swift


Director: Shaun Swift
Section: Program 8
Country: USA
Year: 2016
Language: English
Version: Original version
Cast: Drew Matthews, Julia Crytser
18+ (no age rating)

Also in this program



Chester is a man-sized squirrel, which doesn't impress Faye very much. But the lonely girl isn't leaving the equally lonely squirrel's apartment. By the end of the evening, she even gets to pet his bushy fur. But by morning, Faye is gone–and so are Chester's antipsychotics.

  • Duration: 15 Min.

  • Film School: UNCSA, University of North Carolina, School of Filmmaking

Meet the director


Shaun Swift

Shaun Swift is an award winning filmmaker from North Carolina. After serving four years in the United States Air Force, Shaun went to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts where he obtained a BFA in filmmaking. As an artist, Shaun’s work tends to be darkly comedic.


Director of Photography: S’Alfrico Watson-Grant
Film Editor: Dalton Price
Composer: Patrick Willard
Production Designer: Connor Sullivan
Costume Design: Ketti Shum
Producer: Matthew Kenner, Kate Miller