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
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.