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DRAMA | AVANT-GARDE

2021 • 17:16 MINUTES • HD

In the wake of a death in the family, Eliyah embarks on a surreal journey, crossing paths with each of his family members who grieve in their own eerie and unnatural ways. Guided through his family home by a strange yet familiar sound, he must come to terms with his grief, and begin the process of healing together with his family.

THE WAY OF MOURNING

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CAST:

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DIRECTOR:

Matthew Segal (He/Him)

Matthew Segal is a Director, Writer and Visual Effects professional based out of Toronto. His short film Endling won best Sci-Fi at the 2019 Oaxaca Film Festival, and was an official selection at Pensacola Comicon. Endling went on to be exhibited across North America and Europe on ShortsTV. As a VFX professional, Matthew has worked on such shows as Amazon Prime’s The Expanse, Youtube’s Impulse, and CBS’s Salvation. 

As a creator, Matthew wrestles with an insatiable curiosity about the boundaries, or lack thereof, in the art of imagery and storytelling. His work often explores off-the-wall ideas, social statements, and tinkers with different approaches to cinematic obstacles.

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