The Love You're Looking For

In this short film titled The Love You're Looking For, the Mother, portrayed by Jeanine Amapola, walks through life as a single mom. As her son grows up, it’s clear he plays a significant role in encouraging and supporting her through the good times and the bad. Yet through all of this, a shadow lingers in the background of their lives. Something haunts the mother. In moments that should be full of joy, something holds her back from truly experiencing the happiness in life available to her.

  • Alec Bevere
  • Alec Bevere
  • Joy Dasher
  • Kelsie Anderson
  • Jeanine Amapola
    Key Cast
  • Devin Bowman
    Key Cast
  • Abby Drown
    Key Cast
    "Talent Judge"
  • Jessica Gioia
    Key Cast
    "Person at Restaurant"
  • Raquel Gioia
    Key Cast
    "Little Girl"
  • Lexi
    Key Cast
  • Kevin Pacht
    Key Cast
    "Award Presenter"
  • Jacquie Palisi
    Key Cast
  • Rocco Pino
    Key Cast
    "Talent Judge"
  • Taylor Treat
    Key Cast
    "Hooded Figure"
  • Ocean Vigil
    Key Cast
    "Older Son"
  • Emerson Yanke
    Key Cast
    "Young Son (3 Years)"
  • Noah Yanke
    Key Cast
    "Young Son (5 Years)"
  • Sleeping At Last
  • Nathaniel Lehrer
    Film Editing
  • Paul Anderson
    Camera and Electrical Department
  • Christian Dacosta
    Camera and Electrical Department
  • Zackery Linscombe
    Camera and Electrical Department
  • Joel Yanke
    Camera and Electrical Department
  • Project Type:
  • Runtime:
    7 minutes 52 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 20, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    20,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
    Canon 4K
  • Aspect Ratio:
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  • Student Project:
Distribution Information
  • YouTube
    Country: Worldwide
    Rights: Internet
Director Biography - Alec Bevere

Growing up in Colorado, Alec Bevere was known for making witty and humorous online videos. While studying engineering at the University of Colorado, Alec was approached and asked if he would write and direct a short film. The film launched online and became a major success, garnering over six million views in only two weeks. Having joined a talented team of filmmakers, Alec now produces funny and thought-provoking short films and sketches with Messenger Studios.

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