Emily San Pedro & Earl Standerford / 0:13:10 / Japan / Drama / 2021
A recluse is thrown into disarray when she finds herself in an unfamiliar place. As she attempts to make her way back home, her paranoia consumes her, blurring the lines between reality and imagination.
Emily San Pedro & Earl Standerford
emily san pedro
Emily San Pedro is a Filipino-Australian creative currently based in Sydney. Whilst previously living in Tokyo, she worked as a film programmer at Short Shorts Film Festival, and in short film acquisitions and distribution. She currently works in TV distribution in Australia. “gloom” is her first venture into filmmaking.
Earl Standerford was born in Maryland, USA and grew up in Okinawa, Japan. He is currently based in Tokyo, where he works as a professional photographer. With a mixed background, he explores his identity through still photography, using cinematic techniques to convey emotion. ”gloom” is his directorial debut.