The Hypnotist

 

Originally a Talk House production now available from Loose Moon Productions, Inc.  A short film written and directed by Seamus McNally (a mix of 16 mm and DV shot in Jersey City and Manhattan by Jonathon Cliff of Toronto) premiered as an Official Selection of the 27th annual Montreal Festival des Films du Monde (2003).  DVD $10.


A young man is guided through a recurring nightmare by a local magus played by T. D. White.

 

...."a beautiful job of nuanced, understated film-making-- suggestive and dramatic at the same time, which isn't easy to pull off. Very strong camera work as well as good acting and sensitive use of music." -- David Sterritt, film critic for the Christian Science Monitor