Head above Water
Head above Water

Head above Water

Director Eric Shahinian

Production year 2016

Length 10min.

Country USA

SYNOPSIS

A devoted husband is forced to confront his doubts about remaining the primary caretaker of his wife suffering from Alzheimer's disease.

Awards

Gold Rem | Worldfest-Houston, USA, 2017

CAST & CREW

Eric Shahinian
Eric Shahinian

Director

Producer

Yimei Maya Huang

Script

Eric Shahinian, Yimei Maya Huang

Director of Photography

Charlotte Dupré

Music by

Mitch Lin

Sound

Jake Bjork, Julian Evans

Edit

Shayon Maitra

Cast

Chiz Schultz, Eileen Miller, Alecia Hurst, Rose Hanish, Anne-Marie Agbogji, Jose Ramos, Stephen Melton.

Production company

Little Shah Productions

Eric Shahinian

Eric Shahinian is a recent graduate of the Columbia University MFA Film program, where he completed his studies with Honors in Screenwriting. His first short film Justine screened at the LGBT EXPO at the Jacob Javits Center and was invited to screen on PBS in Rhode Island. His second short film Foreign Sounds screened at over a dozen film festivals and won the Grand Prize for Best Student Film at the 2015 Flickers: Rhode Island IFF. His most recent short thesis film Head above Water is beginning its film festival run.


Filmography

Justine (2013), Foreign Sounds (2015), I’m Sticking with You (2016), Head above Water (2016)

FILMS 2017