Rabbit Hole

Entering cautiously into adulthood, a shy eighteen-year-old attempts to balance “coming out” of his shell with an erratic home life and an unhinged QAnon mother.

A timely and poignant short film with a unique twist on the queer coming-of-age story.

  • Aaron Schoonover
  • Aaron Schoonover
  • Nate Frison
    Key Cast
  • Catherine Curtin
    Key Cast
  • Drake Tobias
    Key Cast
  • Nic Neary
    Executive Producer
  • David Lambert
    Executive Producer
  • Tyler Miguel Mercer
  • Rachel Sandy
    Original Music & Score
  • Dan Wolff
  • John Gebhart
    Director of Photography
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  • Genres:
    Drama, Coming of Age, LGBTQ, Family
  • Runtime:
    25 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    July 29, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    25,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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Director Biography - Aaron Schoonover

Aaron is a filmmaker and casting director based in Los Angeles.

In 2022 Aaron wrote, directed, and produced the award-winning short film Rabbit Hole starring Catherine Curtin in his hometown of Akron, Ohio.

Rabbit Hole screened at numerous festivals and won several awards including: Best Narrative Short (Coronado Island Film Festival), Special Jury Award (Santa Fe International), Best Indie Episodic (Chelsea Film Festival).

Aaron is currently a casting associate on the Emmy-nominated series Severance (Apple TV). Additional casting credits include City on Fire (Apple TV), The Tender Bar (Amazon), The Unheard (Shudder) and The Seeding (Tribeca ‘23).

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