Gone

Three individuals struggle to find their purpose in life after a hit and run car crash brings them together. As they are forced to reflect on the cruelties of humanity, they decide whether or not they should embrace life for themselves.

  • Michael Barone
    Director
  • Madison Njos
    Director
  • Conor O'Keefe
    Director
  • Nate Sawtell
    Director
  • Madison Njos
    Writer
  • Conor O'Keefe
    Writer
  • Nate Sawtell
    Writer
  • Tim MacAusland
    Key Cast
  • Von Emeth Ochoa
    Key Cast
  • Summer Storholt
    Key Cast
  • Callahan Peters
    Key Cast
  • Olivia Mangione
    Key Cast
  • Michael Barone
    Producer
  • Madison Njos
    Producer
  • Conor O'Keefe
    Producer
  • Nate Sawtell
    Producer
  • Project Type:
    Feature, Student
  • Genres:
    Drama
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 24 minutes 45 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 15, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • Prescreening at Pickford Film Center
    Bellingham
    United States
    March 2, 2017
    Prescreening for Family & Friends
    N/A
Director Biography - Michael Barone, Madison Njos, Conor O'Keefe, Nate Sawtell

The filmmakers of Gone met whilst in undergrad at Western Washington University and produced the film as their senior project. Working well past their graduation date, Michael Barone, Madison Njos, Conor O’Keefe and Nate Sawtell have collaborated in every aspect of preproduction through post, thus completing their first narrative feature all while being only 23 and under.  

Gone was filmed in Bellingham, WA and the surrounding areas.

Pictured are Conor O'Keefe, Madison Njos, Michael Barone, and Nate Sawtell answering questions during the prescreening at Pickford Film Center on March 3rd.

Photo by Robert Speewack

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