Starring Jodi Balfour

Directed by Kasey Lum

Cinematography by Jan Klompje

Creative Motion Stills Post Distribution



About the Short Film

Live Action Short Film Original Drama Celebrity

Abandoned by her partner, Laurel (Jodi Balfour) stumbles through heartbreak and grows a strange connection to a house plant. This provocative rumination explores the interconnected mess of humans and nature. Shot on 35mm-4 Perf Kodak Film.

World Premiere

Screenings and Festivals

Times listed in America/Vancouver timezone

Date Time Location
2023, Sep 8 03:45PM TIFFTIFF
2023, Sep 12 08:30AM TIFFTIFF
2023, Nov 18 06:30PM ChillliwackChillliwack Indepedent Film Festival
2023, Nov 30 12:00PM WhistlerWhistler Film Festival

Kasey Lum

Kasey Lum, a Vancouver-based filmmaker with Chinese and French roots, transitioned from editing to become a versatile director across films, music videos, and commercials. His narrative work explores the complexities of characters facing dire situations within moody and atmospheric environments. In advertising, Kasey's ability to seamlessly blend cinematic artistry with effective brand messaging has helped many global brands to redefine their visual storytelling. He has collaborated with remarkable talents such as Jodi Balfour, Stromae, and Felix Cartal.

Production Co.



Angelica Stirpe

Executive Producer

Geoff Manton


Jodi Balfour

Executive Producer / Producer

Kristoff Duxbury


Brian Van Wyk

Writer / Director

Kasey Lum

Executive Producer

Shelby Manton

Director of Photography

Jan Klompje

Executive Producer

Sebastien Galina