When Sid's dying father tells him, with his last breath, to "kill Marco," Sid must decide which of his two bothers (both inconveniently named Marco) he has to kill in order to finally gain his fathers acceptance.
Starring Justice Smith as Sid, Gavin Leatherwood as Marco Sr, Daniel Blomquest as Marco Jr, and Corra Riley as Joanne, "Killing Marco" is a short-film that showcases the many talents of the Orange County High School of the Arts' Film and TV class of 2012/13
Directed by Christian Flashman
Written by Mossimo Perricone
Produced by Jae Kim
Cinematography by Austin Millinder
A short film by Austin Millinder, 'Grace,' set in 1863, tells the story of two brothers, Lou and Edwin, on their way to the north on a mission to bring their former slave friend, Charles, to freedom. But after Edwin finds Charles, dead, the two get into an argument about morality, the concept of right and wrong, and of brotherhood.
Made on the commemorative 150th year anniversary of the Gettysburg battle of the American Civil War.
Made in conjunction with the Orange County School of the Arts high school film conservatory class of 2013
(c) ARM Productions
The Director would like to thank all those involved with making this project possible, namely those who contributed via indiegogo, his family, all members of Apples and Oranges Co., and his ocsa film and television class of 2013.
Shot on the RED One cinema camera and edited in Final Cut Pro 7