Delight

A child's innate desire for companionship leads to unforeseen dire consequences. A fantasy-thriller short.

  • Ihmic Micah El
    Director
    Trailhead, Mojave
  • Susan Forsythe-Craig
    Producer
    Trailhead, Mojave
  • Charlie Lee
    Producer
  • Mike Rechtien
    Writer
    Trailhead, Mojave
  • Jojo Regina
    Key Cast
    "Angelina"
    Where the Crawdads Sing (2022), The Chosen (2017)
  • Lola Luton
    Key Cast
    "Mother"
    Pulled From Darkness (2021), Modern Prodigal (2019)
  • Indiana Arnold
    Key Cast
    "Baby"
    The Big Gift (2022), Demon in the White House (2021)
  • Laurie Powers Going
    Video FX
    The Importance of Sex Education (2016), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
  • Rekteen-Taylor
    Soundtrack
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    27 minutes 42 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 17, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    9,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • Austin Revolution Film Festival
    Austin, TX
    United States
    February 18, 2022
    Texas
    Nominations for lead actor, produced script, and genre short
Director Biography - Ihmic Micah El

This is Micah El's third film with Producer Susan Forsyth-Craig and his first with Producer-Editor Charlie Lee.

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Director Statement

The film's star, Jojo Regina, recently finished filming her co-starring role as little Kya in the Reese Witherspoon produced feature "Where the Crawdads Sing." The theater release is set for June 2022. Click the link underneath "News & Reviews" to see the press release.

Delight was shot on location in Houston and Galveston, TX, and just west of New Orleans in Bay St. Louis, MS.