Pommel

short fiction, 20′, 2018. (UK/HR)
directed by Paris Zarcilla

Brothers Isaac and Noah are young British gymnasts. Their strict East Asian father favours Noah. Isaac is excellent in gymnastics, but as Noah is becoming as good or even better than him, Isaac decides to sabotage his brother at the upcoming competition.

Cast: Michael Tang, William Tang, Orion Lee, Ian Reddington

Screenplay: Paris Zarcilla
Producers: Seb Brown (Saracen Films), Ivan Kelava (Eclectica)
Cinematography: Aaron Rogers
Editing: Sarah Brewerton
Sound Design: Tihomir Vrbanec
Costume Design: Amy Addison
Production designer: Amy Addison
Composer: Andy Dragazis
Support: Creative England/BFI, Refinery Media

Festivals and awards: 
• British Independent Film Award – Best short film nomination
East End Film Festival – Best UK Short
• Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival – Special Jury Prize for Excellence in Directing
• Motovun Film Festival
• Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia