I directed the award-winning sci-fi short film The Nostalgist. The short received its worldwide festival premiere at the Palm Springs Short Fest in June 2014, where it was awarded the runner-up prize for live-action short above 15 minutes.
It was subsequently awarded the first prize as Best Short in the Generator 18+ (Fiction) Section at the 2014 Giffoni Film Festival, Audience Award at Utopiales 2014, Audience Award (Méliè d’Argent) at Trieste Science + Fiction, Audience Award at the Sapporo Short Fest, best short film over 15 minutes at RAW Science Film Festival, best sci-fi Short Film at Leeds Int Film Festival and it was screened at Fantastic Fest, BFI London Film Festival, Lucca Comics and Games, AISFF, Arcipelago, Festival Internacional de Cine de Gijón, Ajyal Youth Film Festival and it has been selected for the Festival International du Court Métrage à Clermont-Ferrand.
The short also had a limited theatrical release in the United States and Russia. It is now distributed online on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon, Verizon Indieflix and We Are Colony.