Adoptions

A short documentary film about animal adoption using new footage and archival audio.

  • Christopher Beeson
    Director
  • Christopher Beeson
    Producer
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    9 minutes 51 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 30, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    150 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Austin Revolution Film Festival
    Austin
    United States
    September 17, 2018
    US Premiere
    Official Selection
  • Pet Film Festival Tepoztlán
    Tepoztlán
    Mexico
    September 28, 2018
    Official Selection
  • Denver Underground Film Festival
    Denver
    United States
    December 12, 2018
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Christopher Beeson

Christopher Beeson is an artist-of-all-trades who lives in Denver, Colorado with three dogs and another human. Beeson has been an artist-in-residence, fine / graphic artist, musician and producer, and is the administrator for an undergraduate film school.

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Director Statement

'Adoptions' is a documentary experiment that combines archival audio of adopted parents and children with new footage of shelter animals and adopted animals. The intent is to re-frame and advocate for positive animal adoption experiences in a responsible and interesting way.