Gritty Short Film 'As They Continue To Fall' Directed by Nikhil Bhagat
"Not tonight…" With the release of Marvel's Doctor Strange a few weeks away, check out this short film written by C. Robert Cargill, one of the writers on Doctor Strange as well. As They Continue To Fall is a story about an aging homeless man (as played by John Henry Whitaker) who hunts fallen angels in a dystopian society filled with crime and corruption. Director Nikhil Bhagat says he wanted to create a film that felt "as grounded and realistic as possible." There's some impressive cinematography in this, and some moody music, which help achieve Bhagat's goal of making it feel real. Take a minute to check this out below.
Synopsis: "Tells the story of a homeless man who hunts fallen angels in a dystopian society filled with crime and corruption. Haunted by a dark past, yet hopeful for the future, he continues to hunt as they continue to fall." As They Continue to Fall is directed by filmmaker Nikhil Bhagat, who graduated from USC film school. The screenplay is by C. Robert Cargill, aka "Massawyrm", writer on Sinister and Doctor Strange. Featuring cinematography by Noah Rosenthal, with VFX by Andy Wong and Ben Hall. "This is basically a proof of concept/tiny sliver of a bigger story," and is being pitched as a feature. For more shorts, click here.