Animated Shorts: “Over, Under, Sideways, Down”
Directed by: Jerusha Hess and Jared Hess
USA, 2022, 13m
An elderly man on death-row (Tim Blake Nelson) recalls his life in the moments before his execution. Written by Chris Bowman and Hubbel Palmer (American Fork, FFF 2007) and directed by Jerusha and Jared Hess (Napoleon Dynamite), this extraordinary film utilizes five different animation teams to depict the five senses as they pertain to moments in the condemned man’s youth.