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SLEEPWORKING won the Grand Jury Prize at the Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival 2014 at the EMP Museum in Seattle, the Prix du Jury at the Utopiales International Festival of Science Fiction 2013 and Best Director at the Salty Horror Film Festival in Salt Lake City. It was awarded both the Prix du Meilleur Film and the Quiet Earth Prize at the Festival du Film Merveilleux & Imaginaire in Paris, France, as well as Audience Awards for Best Short at the Full Moon Film Festival 2013 in Romania and at the National Irish Science Fiction Film Festival 2013. Furthermore, SLEEPWORKING won Best Short Cinematography at the HorrorQuest Film Festival. It has screened at or is an official selection for Screamfest LA 2013, Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival 2013, Lund International Fantastic Film Festival, Utopiales 2013, Leeds International Film Festival 2013, Seattle's Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival 2014, Horror-on-Sea Film Festival 2014, the 7th British Shorts Film Festival in Berlin 2014, Le Fenêtre sur Court Film Festival 2014, the 14th annual Flickers: Rhode Island Vortex International Sci-Fi and Fantasy Film Festival, Thriller! Chiller! Film Festival in Grand Rapids, Michigan, DetCon1 Film Festival 2014, TCIF3 Film Festival 2014, Best of TCIF3 Film Festival Movie Night, RadCon 2014, Seattle Crypticon 2014, Grimmfest 2013, Le Fenêtre sur Court festival 2014, the National Irish Science Fiction Film Festival 2013, MADTerrorFest 2013 – Horror Cinema Festival in Madrid, SciFi Weekender 4, SciFi London 2013, the Full Moon Fantastic Film Festival 2013 in Romania, Paris International Fantastic Film Festival 2013, Puerto Rico Horror Film Festival 2013, 2013 South African Horrorfest, Serbian Fantastic Film Festival 2013, Unreal Film Festival 2013 in Memphis, the Salty Horror Film Festival 2013, Balticon 47's Sunday Night Film Festival in Maryland U.S.A, Festival Du Film Merveilleux 2013 International Film Festival, SFF-Rated Athens International Film Festival 2013, Haapsalu Horror & Fantasy Film Festival 2013, Oshkosh Horror Film Festival 2013, Macabre Faire Film Festival 2013, HorrorQuest Film Festival 2013, Sleepwalkers Tallinn International Student and Short Film Festival Student Days, Trieste Science+Fiction International Film Festival 2012, Week-end Tout Courts (Cannes), Un Court Tournable (Cannes), the Slaughter Movie House Kansas City, and Fantasycon, the Convention of the British Fantasy Society.
In the near future a young woman becomes a sleepworker: her body is programmed to do menial labour while she is asleep. However, she starts to suffer disturbing side effects and embarks upon a dangerous journey to uncover what sleepworkers are really being made to do while unconscious...
Written and Directed by Gavin Williams.