Scottish filmmaker Kevin Pickering’s new short Close to the Bone has released a teaser trailer online. Kevin’s 14-minute drama was commissioned by the Scottish Film Talent Network (STFN) in 2016, as part of their Scottish Short scheme. This work is his follow up to the award-winning shorts Wake Up Call (2012) and Poppy (2013). His 2015 short Waylay was also officially selected to screen at the Edinburgh Short Film Festival.
Close to the Bone is tells the story of “a tortured man with an eating disorder who must confront his demons to save a relationship that teeters on the brink of collapse.” Kevin is a graduate of the Edinburgh College of Art’s Film and TV Program.