The Echo
Starring: Takudzwa Matsatsa & Otim Arima
Writer/Director: Michael Gupta
Producer: Michael Gupta
Cinematographer: Joey Knox
Production Designer: Bethany Ryan
Editor: Stewart Arnott
Sound Designer: Georgia Collins @ Electric Sheep Music

An anthology of short visual expressions.

Part 1, based on ‘The Rider’ by Naomi Shihab Nye.

A coming of age tale. A young boy, on the
outer of the outer, in a nameless place, discovers the
faster he goes, the closer he can get to outrunning
his loneliness.

Official selection:
68th½ Melbourne International Film Festival 2020
66th Oberhausen Film Festival 2020
24th Winterthur Film Festival 2020
Directors Library online premiere 2020