A man goes into the woods. He doesn’t look or act like a pleasure hiker. Plus there’s that shovel he’s carrying. Nevertheless, he’s got a destination to reach and his new smartphone’s AI to keep him company on the long walk. Get to know The Retriever.
USA, color, runtime 5’19”
Starring Barney Crow as “The Retriever” * Featuring Amanda Zarr as “Karis”
Editor * Writer * Director NICHOLAS THURKETTLE Producers BARNEY CROW * NICHOLAS THURKETTLE Cinematographer * Color Correction J. VAN AUKEN Script Supervisor AMANDA ZARR
Production Sound Mixer * Boom Operator * Post-Production Sound Mixer * Sound Editor * Original Music DARREN LODWICK Production Sound Assistant * Production Assistant JONATHAN RODRIGUEZ Special Props NIKKI NGUYEN Title Animation MARIUS KLOVNING Production Stills * BTS Photography JENNIFER WEATHERUP
Filmed January 2016 in Seal Beach, California