Covid-19 & Me

A young woman runs away from her grandfather during the covid-19 crisis.

  • Sage Drake
    "About Maddy," "Dying & Trying," "Christmas Shit"
  • Sage Drake
    "About Maddy," "Dying & Trying," "Christmas Shit"
  • Natalie Mangiante
    "Dying & Trying," "Christmas Shit"
  • Natalie Mangiante
    Key Cast
    "Dying & Trying," "Christmas Shit"
  • Project Type:
    Experimental, Short
  • Runtime:
    3 minutes 31 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 17, 2020
  • Production Budget:
    200 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
    Canon 5D EOS Mark 3
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Hollywood Blood Horror Festival

    Best Action/Adventure Short
  • Venice Shorts Awards

    Official Selection
  • Los Angeles Motion Picture Festival

    Best Actress (Silver) and Best Micro Movie (Bronze)
  • Indie Short Fest

  • IndieX Film Fest

    Nominated for "Best Microfilm" and "Best Web & New Media"
  • Independence Shorts Awards

    Official Selection
Director Biography - Sage Drake

Studied filmmaking at the College of San Mateo. Film instructor was Jay Rosenblatt. Learned about cinematography and editing.

Director of twenty-two short films including ABOUT MADDY (official selection Long Island International Film Expo), DYING & TRYING (official selection Independent Shorts Awards), and CHRISTMAS SHIT (official selection Another Hole in the Head Film Festival).

San Francisco freelancer photographer/videographer.

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Director Statement

Making thriller films are fun and thought it would be cool to make a heist film based on the covid-19 crisis.