Private Project

I Love You I Hate You I Love You

What happens when we say things face-to-face rather than hide behind text?

  • Robert David Duncan
    Director
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5399017
  • Robert David Duncan
    Writer
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5399017
  • Robert David Duncan
    Producer
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5399017
  • Stephanie Bally
    Key Cast
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5491163
  • Walt Yao
    Key Cast
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm6562946
  • Yelena Markovic
    Key Cast
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm7073487
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    1 minute 48 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 30, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Canada
  • Country of Filming:
    Canada
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Smartphone (iPhone 5)
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Robert David Duncan

My core training in acting is from the Stella Adler Studio in New York. I love acting and filmmaking and Vancouver where I now live is a beautiful place to make films. I am interested in the dramas, delights, passions and heartbreaks that take place in everyday interactions (or lack thereof) between ordinary people. Most of my films have dealt with human-scale issues such as tough choices, love, dreams, hope and finding meaning and fun in life. I love an underdog story! My motto is don't let anything get in the way of telling a story that might uplift someone - film it with your smartphone if that's what you have, but get it done and share it with the world.

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Director Statement

We live in an age of computer-mediated communications, where text messaging and emails let us say things with minimal emotional cost and responsibility. What happens when we deliver difficult lines face-to-face with a stranger? This experimental short film explores the impact of real communication between 3 strangers in a room.