Director : Aliza Brugger

Country of origin : United States

Runtime : 00:15:00

Project type : Short

Language : English

Tillie's lonely life as a roadkill removal worker is destabilized when Wanda, a lively stranger, comes to town.

Director's Notes - Aliza Brugger : 

Aliza Brugger is a writer, director and producer based in New York City, Nebraska. She is in her third year in the Master's of Arts in Film Writing/Directing program at Columbia University where she has written, directed and produced several films. She received her BA from the University of Nebraska in Film Studies and English. She went on to write and direct short films that screened at the Cannes Film Festival, Sydney World Film Festival, Omaha Film Festival and El Dorado Film Festival where she won Best Editor for The Music Box, a film she also wrote/directed. Her goal as a writer and director is to create stories that connect viewers to the image, to each other and to the world. She enjoys exploring themes of sexuality, female connection, nature and dystopia.

Films : 

  • 2020 : Ain't No Mercy for Rabbits - Short film - 16 min

  • 2020 : Roadkill - Short film/Drama - 15 min

  • 2020 : Pothos - Short film

  • 2017 : The Music Box - Short film/Drama/Horror - 15 min

  • 2013 : The Pursuit of Happiness - Short film/Drama - 7 min