Return to Sender

A Film by Wade Chao

Synopsis

Edward lives alone in LA. He posts a letter to an unknown address every day only to wait for it to be returned. When Edward notices his mail would mysteriously disappear or be delayed, he begins to suspect the Italian exchange student working at his apartment complex, Juliet, who just recently attempts to befriend him. On the night before her surprise departure going back home, a confrontation arises when Edward accidentally learns the truth.

Director

  • Picture of Wade Chao © Wade Chao

    Wade Chao

    Wade Chao is a Taiwanese American who was born in Indiana, USA and raised in Taiwan; he also lived and worked as a cowboy in outback Australia. Chao later returned to the US to complete his degree in Film Production at the University of California, Los Angeles and pursued a career as a film director in LA. He is currently in China preparing for his first feature.

Awards + Festivals

  • 14th TISFF - THESS INT'L SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Thessaloniki, Greece)October 15, 2020

Crew

Director
Wade Chao
Screenplay
Wade Chao
Producer
Ritvik Dhavale
Director of Photography
Marcus Patterson, Wade Chao (Taiwan Unit)
Art Direction
Monika Dovnar
Sound
Blake Christian
Editor
Wade Chao
Sound Design
Mert Özcan
Music
Juan Cortéz

Cast

Edward
Todd Lien
Juliet
Giulia Giovanetti
Future Edward
Wade Chao
Yvonne
Elena Cherenkova

Details

Running Time
22:46 min
Shooting Format
Digital 2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1.90:1
Sound
Stereo, 5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch aug&ohr
medien Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILM SCHOOL

UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television
225 Charles E Young Dr E
Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

www.tft.ucla.edu

DIRECTOR

Wade Chao

+86 173 1035 5512
+886 9 66 205 343

www.facebook.com/wade.chao.7