"Grandfather's Birthday" is a short dramatic 35mm film starring Robert Prosky. Directed by Gayle Knutson and produced by Tundra Films, it has won several awards worldwide, including an Emmy.
The mailman in the scene depicted in this clip is Robert's son, John Prosky. This was the first time they had acted on screen together.
Shot in Stillwater and Marine on the St. Croix in Minnesota, the film crew were all from the Twin Cities area. Louise Woehrle served as executive producer and casting director.