Chapter 2 in The Story Beyond The Still Contest.

A man descends into madness while he waits for a key to release him from his burden of watching over a dark secret.

The Guardian

A Brooks Ltd. Production

Written and Produced by: Tracy Brown & Phil Koch

Directed by: Phil Koch
Director of Photography: Tracy Brown

The Guardian: Shawn Monaghan
The Messenger: Rex Sikes
Messenger #2: Phil Koch
Woman's Laugh Ringtone: Mary Koch

Storyboarding: Tracy Brown
Art Direction: Steve Ralph
Script Control: Mark Brielmaier
Location Assistance: Andy Pagel
Documentary Footage: Jenny Morgan

Our thanks to
Carey and Jeanne Catania at
Motion Plus Lanes

"Worthless" by

Additional Music by
Kevin MacLeod

Shot with a Canon 7D using
Canon Lenses (EF-S 17-55 f/2.8 and EF 70-200 f/2.8 L IS)

In Association With
Firestarter Films (
Milwaukee, WI

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