DAVID Short Film Competition 2020


USA Premiere

Following the program, AFI Festivals Programmer Malin Kan leads a conversation between filmmakers Zach Woods (DAVID), Henriette Rietz (POSTPARTUM), Jonatan Etzler (SWIMMER), Bridey Elliot (THE FEELING), Sean Glass (A 1984 PERIOD PIECE IN PRESENT DAY), Jacob Halpren (CLAIRE AT SEVEN MONTHS) and Bridget Moloney (BLOCKS).

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Screens as part of SHORTS PROGRAM 5

DAVID is Zach Woods’ first time directing, writing and producing a film. He is best known as an actor from his television work on SILICON VALLEY, AVENUE 5, THE OFFICE, VEEP and THE GOOD WIFE. He’s also starred in films such as IN THE LOOP, DOWNHILL and OTHER PEOPLE.

François Morisset
Salaud Morisset


Country: USA

Year: 2020

Director: Zach Woods

Screenwriters: Zach Woods, Brandon Gardner

Producers: Kevin Chinoy, Andrew Porter, Zach Woods

Executive Producers: Brandon Gardner, Nick Paley, Lana Kim, Jett Steiger

Director of Photography: Andre Lascaris

Editor: Nick Paley

Production Designer: Jessica Shorten

Cast/Featuring: Will Ferrell, William Jackson Harper, Fred Hechinger

Running Time (minutes): 12

Language: English

Accessibility: Closed Captions