It Is Still a Beautiful World

Two seemingly incompatible strangers find themselves having an unexpected, and initially unwanted, conversation on a park bench during the height of the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Nicholas Romano
    Writer & Director
  • Stephen Hume
    Director of Photography
  • Mallika Walavalkar
  • Jonathan Tenorio
  • Henry Braff
    Key Cast
  • Katherine Schaber
    Key Cast
  • Jenna Giordano
    Key Cast
  • Cary Lenahan
    Sound Mixer
  • Christina Lamagna
    Gaffer / 1st AC
  • Raquel Tadeo
    Gaffer / 1st AC
  • Lauren Daly
    Script Supervisor
  • Nicholas Romano
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Drama, Romance
  • Runtime:
    18 minutes 34 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 27, 2021
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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  • Student Project:
    Yes - Boston University
Director Biography

Nicholas Romano is a writer, director, and cinematographer from Boston, MA. He recently graduated from Boston University where he studied film and he currently specializes in narrative content and music videos.

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Director Statement

"It Is Still a Beautiful World" is a story about intimate human connection in a time when human connection has become increasingly difficult. The film focuses on the contrasting life perspectives of those suffering at the hands of the coronavirus.