La Petite Mort

USA | 2017 | 8 minutes | Elizabeth Jaeleigh Davis

When a virginal girl follows her lover into a mysterious forest, a twist of fate wrenches them apart forever. The girl struggles to be ever closer to him in this fairytale about sex, death, and pie.

Director Biography

Elizabeth is a Los Angeles-based filmmaker. While pursuing her film degree at Cornell University, her documentary "Dharma", about a Cambodia medical mission, screened at festivals in the US. "La petite mort" is her narrative short film debut.

  • Director: Elizabeth Jaeleigh Davis
  • Principal Cast: Madeleine Waters, Alex MacNicoll
  • Premiere Status: Seattle
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2017
  • Running Time: 8 minutes
  • Producer: Elizabeth Jaeleigh Davis, Daniel Jossman
  • Screenplay: Elizabeth Jaeleigh Davis
  • Cinematographers: Derek Robinson
  • Editors: Elizabeth Jaeleigh Davis
  • Music: Richard Wagner
  • Website: Official Film Website
  • Language: English
  • Format: DCP

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