In this award-winning short, a professor of physics is abducted by her counterpart from an alternate dimension – one in which her husband has died. Replaced by her doppelganger, she struggles to rebuild the machine, reopen the gateway between worlds, and regain the life that should be hers.
Accepted to 18 film festivals worldwide, "The Place Where You Live" has won "Best Science Fiction Short" at the Big Easy Film Festival, "Best Female Lead" at the Concarolinas Film Festival, "Special Jury Prize (Remi)" at the Worldfest-Houston International Film Festival, and Special Achievement awards in Editing, Production Design, and VFX at the Wild Rose Independent Film Festival.
Shot using the RED ONE MX and Zeiss Super Speed primes, edited and composited entirely using Autodesk Smoke, graded in DaVinci Resolve using GenArts Sapphire plugins.
Written, Produced, and Directed by Alexis Van Hurkman. Starring Dawn Krosnowski, John Bruce, and Lana Rosario. Cinematography by Bo Hakala. Production Design by Kaylynn Raschke. Music by John Rake. VFX by Aaron Vasquez, Brian Mulligan, and Joel Osis. HUD graphics by Brian Olson and Patrick Burke. CG by B.J. West. Dialog Editing, Sound Design, and Mixing by Kelly Pieklo.
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