Milk

Milk

Directed by Santiago Menghini

Genre Fiction
Country Canada
Year 2018
Length 9 min
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version Original English Version

Synopsis

On a late night, a young teen goes into the kitchen for a glass of milk. Upon encountering his sleepless mother, he quickly realizes things are not as they seem.

Themes

mother-son relationships, teenagers, horror, monsters

Biography

Santiago Menghini is a director and visual effect artist residing in Montreal, QC. His short film, Intruders, was selected in multiple festivals including the 2014 TIFF., as well as being awarded with an Honorable Mention at RVCQ 2014 and a Best Directing award at SPASM 2015. His film Voyagers received an special mention at the 44e Festival du nouveau cinéma and was officially selected for the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.



Cast

Kid: Cameron Brodeur
Mother: Anana Rydvald

Team

Production

Max Walker (Newtons Cradle)

Script

Santiago Menghini

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Olivier Gossot

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Susan MacQuarrie

EDITING Santiago Menghini, Catherine Villeminot
Sound Pascal Plante
Music Mark Korvan

Awards

SXSW, USA |2018| Official Competition *MIDNIGHT SHORTS JURY AWARD*


Festivals

Regard sur le Court Métrage, Canada |2018| Official Competition
Brooklyn Horror Film Festival, USA |2018| Official Competition
Dead by Dawn, Scotland |2018| Official Competition
FANT. Bilbao Fantasy Film Festival, Spain |2018| Official Competiiton
Neuchatel Int. Fantastic Film Festival, Swiss |2018| Official Comeptition
STUFF: Mexico City Independent Film festival, Mexico |2018| Official Competition