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The Wall

A woman tries to paint her living room wall in an attempt to deal with a recent breakup.

  • Valeska Miller
    Director
  • Valeska Miller
    Writer
  • Valeska Miller
    Key Cast
    "Eva"
    Room for Rent (Amazon Prime), The Ballerina (Social House Films), Cypher (Roku Tv), The Last Tycoon (Amazon Studios), Shadow (Crypt TV)
  • Gabrielle Maiden
    Key Cast
    "Hope"
    Stranger Things (Netflix), It’s Not About Jimmy Keene (Sundance Film festival Indie Episodics Program 2) Smilf (Showtime), I Love Dick (Amazon Studios)
  • Anissa Williams
    EP
  • Juliana Hong
    Producer
  • Ian Spohr
    Producer
  • Amanda Macleod
    Producer
  • Danilo Dayani
    Producer
  • Nate Gold
    Director of Photography
    Painting with Joan (Sundance Film festival nominated), Hot Winter: A Film by Dick Pierre (Sundance Film Festival Nominated), Score: A music Documentary, VhYes
  • Benjamin Howdeshell
    Editor
    Skull (20th Century Fox), Penny Dreadful: City of Fallen Angels (Showtime), Dying Up in Here (HBO), The Lost Symbol (Peacock TV), Resident Evil: Extinction, Resident Evil: Afterlife, Project Sera
  • Olinga Bolden
    Art By
  • Juliana Hong
    Production Designers
  • Olinga Bolden
    Production Designers
  • Paige De La Harpe
    Casting Director
  • Mikhail Makeyev
    1st AD
  • Liz Dwyer
    Associate Producers
  • Melissa Miller
    Associate Producers
  • Scott Miller
    Associate Producers
  • Jason Raphael
    1st AC
  • Jason Bodily
    Sound Operator
  • Gabriel Tejeda
    Gaffer
  • Jon Lloyd
    Composer
  • Matt Schwartz
    Re-Recording Mixer
  • Dima Litvinov
    Colorist
  • Kansas Starr
    Key Production Assistant
  • Sarah Spanudis
    Key PA
  • Toussaint Bolden
    Key PA
  • Will Macneil
    BTS
  • Gil Jackson
    Covid Compliance Officer
  • Project Type:
    Short, Television
  • Runtime:
    14 minutes 47 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 17, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    6,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Valeska Miller

Valeska Miller was first recognized for her breakout role in the psychological thriller Room for Rent (Amazon Prime) opposite horror film legend, Lin Shaye. Valeska plays the lead character, Nat, in Shadow (Crypt TV) a film by award-winning director, Benjamin Howdeshell. She co-starred on the critically-acclaimed series The Last Tycoon (Amazon) and guest starred on the series Cypher (ROKU TV). Catch her in her most recent project, The Ballerina (Social House Films), a ballet horror short directed by Aaron Fradkin, that has gained 13 Million views on youtube.

Hailing from Malibu, California, Valeska comes from a family of filmmakers. She is the granddaughter of legendary ski film director, Warren Miller, and the daughter of award-winning director/cinematographer, Scott Miller.

The Wall is Valeska’s directorial debut.

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Director Statement

The Wall is about the complex nature of grief and not knowing how to let go. My intention was to create an intimate, simple film that visually reflects the emotional mess and confusion one experiences with the loss of an important relationship.