Tag: ROB SAVAGE

#screensparks: solid buzz surrounds rob savage’s dawn of the deaf short at sundance

There is significant buzz around UK director Rob Savage’s short Dawn of the Deaf which screened as part of the Sundance Film Festival International Narrative Short Film category this year. Savage’s sci-fi short, which centers on a small group of deaf people who must band together to survive after a strange sound wipes out the hearing population, screened 4 times during the festival, enjoying rave…

25 Narrative Short Filmmakers to Watch at Sundance 2017

It is generally understood that shorts are the promise of what is to come, providing a glimpse of an emerging filmmaker’s potential as they establish a career for themselves. In its nearly 40-year history, the Sundance Film Festival has introduced many a filmmaker to the world, and this year is no exception. With compelling narratives that reflect the current times, such as the Syrian refugee…