Borrowed Time

When a high-stakes mission turns deadly in Istanbul, robot soldier UMU-742 must battle ninjas and his own controllers as he makes the most of his borrowed time. It’s “Terminator” meets “The Bourne Identity”, with a beating, robotic heart.

***Official Selection: 2016 Big Fandom Film Festival***

***Official Selection: 2017 Canada Shorts Film Festival – Award of Excellence***

  • John Krissilas
    Director
    SNIPS
  • John Krissilas
    Writer
    SNIPS
  • Tigesti Hidru
    Producer
  • Mylène Thériault
    Key Cast
    “Jeanne Hillenbrand”
  • Brendan O'Gorman
    Key Cast
    “UMU-742”
  • Senani Ratnayake
    Key Cast
    “Zaina”
  • Suresh Nakka
    Key Cast
    “Sahar Khan”
  • Mark Rainmaker
    Key Cast
    “Danny Mason, Lizard Ninja”
  • Marcel Tualla
    Key Cast
    “Wolf Ninja”
  • Ed Kruk
    Key Cast
    “Donald Weathers”
  • Luna Inami
    Key Cast
    “Ming”
  • Simone Abrahamsohn
    Key Cast
    “Virginia Craft”
  • Jim Ordolis
    Key Cast
    “Barista”
  • Manuel Moreno
    Key Cast
    “Turkish Businessman”
  • Rick Guzman
    Key Cast
    “Turkish Hustler”
  • Roxanne de Almeida
    Makeup & Wardrobe
  • Senani Ratnayake
    Makeup & Wardrobe
  • Mark Rainmaker
    Stunt Coordinator
  • 151 Productions
    Production Company
    SNIPS
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Sci-fi, Action, Comedy
  • Runtime:
    9 minutes 23 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 17, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
    Canada
  • Country of Filming:
    Canada
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • KinoTO Screening Night
    Toronto
    Canada
    August 25, 2016
    Canadian Premiere
Director Biography - John Krissilas

John Krissilas is an award-nominated writer, director, producer, and actor with a passion for telling stories through film.

Based out of Toronto, Canada, he produces films through his production company 151 Productions and through collaborations with other strong filmmakers.

Award Nominations:
– Best Production, Top 5 Judges' Pick for the Audience Choice Award (for Mulberry Lane at TAPFest V Film Festival)
– Best Director (for SNIPS at TAPFest IV Film Festival)

Links:
151 Productions – http://www.151pro.co
IMDb Profile – http://www.imdb.com/name/nm8218358/
Contact – john@151pro.co

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