Director: David Parrella
Producer: Katherine Guerra
Starring: Jonathan Flanders
Origin was David Parrella’s thesis film at the University of Texas at Austin. He co-wrote, directed, edited, and did visual effects for the film. Origin’s world premiere was at the Berlin Sci-Fi Filmfest on November 16th, 2018, in Berlin, Germany, where it was nominated for Best Drama Short.
Origin was shot on a RED Scarlet 5K body with 2X vintage LOMO Anamorphic and 1.3X SLR Magic Anamorphic lenses, and on location in Austin, Texas.