JUDE a short film by acclaimed indie director Gary Michael Schultz based on a
short story by Luis A. Perez and produced by the team that brought you the festival hits,
“Cushion”, “Tripp” and “Hellcat and Tala”. GMS Productions is working in association with the
NFP Chicago based production company Split Pillow to bring to the screen this thought provoking
Sci-Fi thriller about a man and his turtle faced with the end of the world.
JUDE a lonely anti-social tech geek, whose only friend is his pet turtle BRONSON are faced with
a catastrophic situation beyond the walls of his tiny garden apartment. With no electricity and no
form of communication to the outside world Jude is warned by IRIS, the woman that lives above
him whom he is infatuated with about a possible terrorist-attack taking place outside their home.
Are these occurrences the plot of some sick joke? Or is Jude’s world really coming to an end?