HOPE (Short Film)


A couple on an ominous journey pull into a rest stop diner in the early hours of the morning.


Writer - Director - Editor | Shaun James Grant
Writer | Luke Shenton-Sharp
Producer | Morgan Faverty
Production Company | Pavilion Works Originals
Executive Producer | Jake Evans
Trailer Editor | Taylor Fawcett

Her | Jane Dowden
Him | Yann Gael

Cinematographer | Patrick Goaln
Music Composition | Kyle Preston
Casting Director | Hannah Ashby Ward @Lanecasting london
Production Designer | kat Hawker
Costume Designer | Rachael Clarke

Mother | Sybille Wehrli
Daughter | Chloe Angiama
Waitress | Claire Cartwright
Young Woman | Isabel McClelland

Chef VO | Joe David Walters
Trucker | James Unsworth
Cafe Customer | Steve Loveday
Chef | Emil Hadzhiyski

Production Manager | William Gerherty
1st AD | Ty Hack
2nd Assistant Director | Laura Prast
Script Supervisor | Eléanor A. Grondin
Production Assistant | Rebecca Richardson

Focus Puller | Lawrence Beckwith
Clapper Loader | Cristina Cretu
Camera Trainee | Joshua Ighodaro
Sound Recordist | Ryan Beauchamp

Gaffer | John Joseph Besagni
Spark | Robert Gifford
Trainee Spark | Ross Brown

Key Grip | Darren Quinn
Grip | Mack Behan
Grip | Giovanni Mattei
Grip Trainee | Charlie Brown

Casting Associate | Grace Hudson
Art Director | Bonnie Hamilton
Stand-by Art Director | Jack Needell
Make Up Artist | Kate O'Shea

Sound Designer and Re-recording Mixer | Ed Rousseau
Sound Effects Editor | Yin Lee
VO Recording & Mix Engineer | Alan Leer
Colourist | Thomas Mangham @mill_ldn
Colour Producer | Charlie Morris
Colour Producer | Bruce Langfield

Online Editor | Greg McCahon
2D Artist | Nielsan Bohl
Trailer Editor | Taylor Fawcett

Titles and Poster Designer | Sean Rees, Callum Richards
Camera Hire | Take 2 Films
Film Stock | Kodak 35mm