Private Project

Count on Me

A boy struggles in the transition to becoming a man after his dad leaves his life.

  • Jakob Rippe
    Director
  • Jakob Rippe
    Writer
  • Jakob Rippe
    Producer
  • Jakob Rippe
    Key Cast
    "Jake"
    Pretend
  • Jeff Rippe
    Key Cast
    "Dad"
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    comedy, drama
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 9 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 31, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    100 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    iPhone XR
  • Aspect Ratio:
    21:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Jakob Rippe

Jakob Rippe has been on film projects since he was 5 years old. In summer of 2019 he got his first job on a feature film and less than a month later wrote and directed his first short film to be released Fall 2019.

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Director Statement

I hope you enjoy my first short film as much as I enjoyed making it! Stay tuned for my next project, a full length feature!