Official Selection FFTG Awards 2020 Laurel

In Umbra Eius Ignis (Her Shadow in the Fire)

Drama
18 mins
United Kingdom
English

Pompeii AD79. As the world burns, one young woman defies her family, her city and the gods to be with the woman she loves.

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Director's Interview

Title: 

In Umbra Eius Ignis (Her Shadow in the Fire)

Original Title: 

In Umbra Eius Ignis

Production Year: 

2020

Director: 

Steve Gillard

Cast: 

Laura Turner – “Domitia”
Ellie Pickering – “Aelia”
Peter Came – “Domitia’s Father”
Zeddi Came – “Young Domitia”

Producer: 

Laura Turner

Writer: 

Steve Gillard

Editor: 

Stephen Gillard

Dir. of Photography: 

Stephen Gillard

Costumes:

Laura Tuner

Festival: 

Category: 

Mobile Film, Short Film

Country: 

United Kingdom

Language: 

English

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Director's Statement

Director StatementWith theatre completely shut down in 2021, film making has offered a way to maintain some form of creativity. Small casts and small scale productions with lofty ambitions have kept me sane…..sort of.

Steve Gillard

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