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‘Don’t Walk Among the Dead’ Finds Two Sisters Choosing Between Family and Safety

"I always wonder if this instinct of survival can replace other emotions like love and affection, the emotions that make us human."

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Don’t Walk Among the Dead

Logline: In a frozen post-apocalyptic world two estranged sisters cross paths with a deranged man who makes them choose between survival or each other.

Elevator Pitch:

“Don’t Walk Among The Dead” is a post apocalyptic thriller/action short film that takes place in a frozen post apocalyptic world. The story revolves around two sisters, Molly and Jasmine who are struggling to find a safe haven in mountains while drifting apart emotionally from each other. When Jasmine, the older of the two sisters falls sick, they take refuge in an abandoned wood cabin where they come across Joseph; a hardened soul who convinces Molly to kill her sister, if she is to survive. Does she have a choice?

Production Team:

Writer, Director, Editor, Executive Producer: Satinder Kassoana

Executive Producer, Show Runner, Stunt Coordinator: Julian Black Antelope

Molly – Angela Giffin
Joseph – Julian Black Antelope
Jasmine – Brenna Sommer

Associate Producer/1st AD/ Production Coordinator: Hernan Moreno

Director of Photography : Philip Bowen

Satinder wrote/directed the French Short film “Bonjour Ji” in 2015 which won Best Short Film awards at 5 international film festivals across North America.

Julian Black Antelope has worked as stuntman on numerous Hollywood films and been a regular actor in TV series “Blackstone” (also on Netflix)

About the Film:

“Don’t Walk Among the Dead” is my homage to a possibility that seems heading our way in near future. The post-apocalyptic film genre always had me gripped. I am sure it was not the blood and gore, which is trademark of this genre. I believe it was seeing mankind going back to its primitive instincts where survival is on the top of the list. I always wonder if this instinct of survival can replace other emotions like love and affection, the emotions that make us human. That’s what “Don’t Walk Among the Dead” is all about.

Current Status: We are currently fundraising so that we may film the final scene and for post production.

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