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2008 / NSI Drama Prize Short / 9 minutes

A Roald Dahl-like fable about an ill fated professional pianist who comes down with a unique affliction: he is losing the use of his fingers. His life spirals downward as, one by one, his digits stop functioning.

Featuring Neil Butler
Written by Jody Richardson & Jordan Canning
Produced by Laura Churchill
Directed by Jordan Canning
Original Music by Grant King

Selected Screenings

Yorkton Film Festival (*WINNER Golden Sheaf Award for Best Director – Drama)
Cannes Short Film Corner
NFB/Cannes Short Film Competition (*Placed 2nd internationally out of 1400 films)
Dawson City International Short Film Festival
Houston World Fest (*WINNER Platinum Remi Award)
Anchorage International Film Festival (*Honorable Mention)
World Expo – Shanghai 2010
Kingston Film Festival
Los Angeles WIFTS Showcase
Kerry Film Festival
Filmstock UK (*WINNER Audience Choice Award)
St. John’s International Women’s Film Festival
Atlantic Film Festival
Cinéfest Sudbury
Jecheon International Music and Film Festival
Just for Laughs Film Festival
Nickel Independent Film Festival (*WINNER Audience Choice Award)

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