In our Sunday Shorts, today we are featuring Whiplash. The short film which was the pitch for the feature by the same title. This is also directed by Damien Chazelle.
Based on his own experiences, Damien wrote the script and it made to Black List of 2012. He then turned his script for feature length film into a short film script. The short was screened at Sundance Film Festival, got rave reviews, won the Short Film Jury Award, and the feature got funding as well.
Made in less than $5millon budget, and shot in just 19 days, the film went on to bag three Oscar Awards this years.
Click here to read a feature on Damien’s journey to the Oscars with Whiplash, his second feature film.
Tip – ShortFilmWindow