Egg | short | complete
An absurd comedy about friendship and expecting the unexpected. Ivy and Margaret meet for tea, same time, same place, everyday. But today Ivy has some important news…
Starring Sally Phillips (Bridget Jones's Diary, Miranda, Smack The Pony) and Kiki Kendrick (The Nine Lives of Thomas Katz).
• NOMINATED for the Shorts Showcase Award, Encounters
• NOMINATED for the XX Award, Underwire
• NOMINATED for Best Low Budget Short, LSFF
• Encounters Film Festival, Official Selection, 2016
• Aesthetica Short Film Festival, Official Selection, 2016
• London Short Film Festival, Official Selection, 2016
• British Shorts, Berlin, Official Selection, 2016
• Norwich Film Festival, Official Selection, 2016
• Underwire Festival, Official Selection 2015
• WINNER Ideastap Brief
Eskinazi and Trueman Productions
In association with Left Eye Blind Productions
"Alice Trueman’s writing and directing deserves endless praise. Being able to capture so much raw emotion about the changes in friendship and the absurdity surrounding friendship and birth with so little in the way of dialogue is something for which Trueman should be admired. The way she explores ordinary life through a lens of absurdity is refreshing and unique.
Her work feels like a beautiful mixture of art cinema and sketch comedy, which is a wonderful combination"
- The Film Inquiry