Still Here

A Film by Tom Pardoe

Synopsis

Have you ever felt stuck? Depressed? Numb? Emotionally and/or physically void of life? Nothing left but just a shell of a person with nothing left to live for? But then that one spark, that one person, that one word triggers something in you. That it brings you back to reality. That is what STILL HERE is about. Find out why a 75 year old mother is admitting her 45 year old son to an assisted living center. Find out if something triggers him back to reality. A story of Inspiration and hope.

Director

  • Picture of Tom Pardoe © Tom Pardoe

    Tom Pardoe

    Tom Pardoe has been Directing/choreographing for the stage since junior high school, and performing in over 40 musicals across the globe, Tom has now been discovering that his venture into film directing is really getting his attention. Tom has directed ALMOST THERE by Doug Dangerfield (student film) and CHILD OF THE 70S by Michael Vaccarro (web series, seasons 3,4,5) and assistant directed RACELAND by Scott Bloom (short feature film)

Awards + Festivals

  • 16th ANDALESGAI: FESTIVAL DE CINE LÉSBICO, GAY, BISEXUAL Y TRANS DE ANDALUCÍA (Official Selection, Sevilla, Spain)March 20, 2020
  • 4th OUT & LOUD - PUNE INT'L QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)April 10, 2020
  • 2nd CHELTENHAM INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cheltenham, Glos., UK)May 25, 2020
  • 5th DOC SUNBACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mulvane, Kansas, USA)June 18, 2020
  • *2nd PRIZE FOR BEST SCORE*
    17th ANNUAL REELHEART INT'L FILM AND SCREENPLAY FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Toronto, Canada)July 5, 2020
  • *BRONZE ACHIEVEMENT FOR BEST LGBTQ SHORT*
    3rd INDEPENDENT SHORTS AWARDS (Official Selection, Los Angeles, USA)July 25, 2020
  • 3rd LANETT CITY FILM FEST (Official Selection, Lanett, USA)August 10, 2020
  • 11th KASHISH MUMBAI INT'L QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India)September 22, 2020
  • 27th PRIDE PICTURES (Official Selection, Karlsruhe, Germany)October 19, 2020
  • 3rd TWIN TIERS INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)October 30, 2020
  • 7th INT'L QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Playa del Carmen, Mexico)November 13, 2020
  • 4th AARETALER KURZFILMTAGE (Official Selection, Münsingen, Berne, Switzerland)November 13, 2020

Trailer

Crew

Director
Tom Pardoe
Screenplay
Chuck Saculla
Producer
Chuck Saculla, Leah Mangum, Victor DePaolo, Ryan Wirth, Rich Burns, Mike Dobson
Director of Photography
Matthew Roseman
Art Direction
Sky Media Entertainment
Costume Design
Eddie James
Sound
Brian Hawlk
Editor
Matthew Roseman
Sound Design
Matthew Roseman
Music
Wiliam V. Malpede

Cast

Charlie
Chuck Saculla
Carol
Shannon Wilcox
Laura
Leah Mangum
Evan
Josh Adamson

Details

Running Time
12:17 min
Shooting Format
Digital 4K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:2.35
Sound
MONO

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCER

Chuck Saculla

917-328-7668
csaculla@gmail.com

Facebook: Chuck Saculla
Instagram: csaculla
Twitter: chuck saculla


DIRECTOR

Tom Pardoe

310-702-6589
tpardoe@gmail.com

Instagram: pardoe20plus
Facebook: Tom Pardoe


SALES AGENCY

Leah Mangum

818-468-3211
leah.mangum@me.com
dillyleah@earthlink.net

Instagram: leahmangum
Facebook: Leah Mangum
www.augohr.de