DIRECTOR: CONNOR HURLEY / COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: USA / DURATION: 3'21" / MUSIC: ELANA EHRENBERG / CAST: WALKER HARE, STEPHEN SHEFFER & ALENA CHINAULT / DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: MICHAEL CROMMETT / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR: CONNOR HURLEY / STYLIST: CARLOTTA ROSATI & ANA PERDITA / HAIR: ANA PERDITA / MAKE-UP: JOSHUA EDOUARD & ANA PERDITA.
A gay man lives in a future where genetic engineering may give him the chance to be with a beautiful woman from his past in this short film that critiques the “born this way” argument, and turns the notion of sexuality as ‘choice’ on its head.
A recent graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Connor Hurley is beginning his career as a writer, director, and editor in the New York indipendent film scene. He is making the festival rounds with his thesis film, "The Naturalist", as well as his first feature film, "Skook". He also has original feature-length screenplays in development. His other work, including music videos and short documentaries can be viewed at connorhurley.com.