Midnight Sweet

"A lonely man gets a taste of the future, but wants more than just a taste."

Short Film (15 min)—Comedy, Sci-Fi

 

Produced, Directed and Edited by
Joe Rufa

Written by
Joe Rufa with Gregory Clouatre

Filmed by
Malik Fakiri and Joe Rufa

Directors of Photography
Gregory Clouatre & Malik Fakiri

Art Direction, VFX, Animation,
Production and Graphic Design by
Joe Rufa

Sound Design
Joe Rufa & Joshua Rule

Sound Mixing
Joe Rufa

Makeup
Rose Bergdoll

CAST
Gregory Clouatre John Durrand
Trevor Simpkin Toy Store
Cait Bliss Mel St. Yves
Kate Maloy Shopping Neighbor
Galen Pack Bodega Girl 1
Rose Bergdoll Bodega Girl 2

ORIGINAL SCORE
“Sweet Descent” Joshua Rule
“Midnight Suite” Barry Uhl
“Eating Around” Joshua Rule
“World Expo 2020” Joshua Rule & Joe Rufa
“Sweet Odyssey” Joshua Rule
“Future Taste” Joe Rufa

 

SPECIAL THANKS TO

Rose Bergdoll
Charles Griffin
Edu Bayer
Kate Mccormack
Lisa Healy
Fairway Market
and the
Cast & Crew

 
 
 
 

Production Design—

 

Storyboards & film stills—

 
Animated seagull prop by Joe Rufa