UK | SHORT | COMEDY/ DRAMA | 2017
When Oscar, a young aspiring magician, accidentally kills the star of his show, he ventures into a taxidermy store to seek another kind of closure for his pet rabbit. In doing so, he fills the gap of his loss with a crush on the taxidermist’s daughter. From then on, he begins working on a new kind of magic "trick".
Cast | Isabel Rose Hay | Ben Summersgill | Erica Harding
Writer & Director | Hannah Gautrey
Producer | Kathryn Duggan
Composer | Ben Stanbridge
"I was brought onto this project to score the opening scene which introduces the main character. The director wanted a quirky, rich, traditional sound with lots of character so I went for a small ensemble of piano, harp and a string trio to give a that intimate sound."