Director: Kent Hugo

Part of Channel 4 UK's Random Acts

Oregon Short Film Festival Official Selection screening - Sunday, February 24, 2019

Nominated Best Sci-Fi Short Film, Best VFX (Winner)


Festival Les Intergalactiques (Lyon FR) Official Selection screening - Sunday, April 29th, 2019


Daily Short Pick -

Featured on Dust Sci-Fi Channel  -


An intelligence agent spying on a nearby apartment building gets his observations terribly wrong.


Written and Directed by Kent Hugo


Produced by Drew O’Neill 

Director of Photography: Nic Booth 

Editor: Derek Jeudy 

Sound Design and Re-recording Mixer: Kelly Singer 

Music Composed by (in order of appearance): Thomas Tinetti / Stamoulo, Kenny Augustine, Jeremy Goldstein / EVAC, Tom Havelock and Harry Craze 

Costume Designer: Ella Gaskell 

Production Manager: Georgina Orpin 

Starring: Geoffrey McGivern

and (in order of appearance): Keanan Lloyd-Adams, Sophie Rose Miller, Erik Perera, Jasmine Henricson, Diane Crush, Julian Bivol, Charlotte Chiew

Additional Voices: Gemma Williams 

Production Design: Dale Slater 

1st AC: Joaquin Blunt, Klara Rychtarcikova

2nd AC: Katie Denman 

Sound Recordists: Ashley Sinani, Doug Templeton 

Boom Op: Robert Wynne

Gaffer: Scott Youlden 

Art Department: Mike Del Forno, Jade Straker 

Make-Up Artists: Sam Norman, Serena Grace, Reena Palmer

Production Assistants: Rebecca Thornton-Hogg, Emily Stevens 

VFX: Derek Jeudy 

Matchmoving & Modelling Artist: Bino Koleski 

Rotoscope Artist: April Leckie 

Colourist: Richard Fearon @ MPC London

Translators: Zaretta Abery, Julian Bivol, Charlotte Chiew, Elena Marinina 

For Little Dot Studios, Commissioning Editor: Catherine Bray

Production Executive: Fiona Lamptey 

With endless thanks to:

Focus 24, MPC London, Emma Engers Associates, Polina Abery, Akin from Irdial Records, Angus Sutherland, Arran Bolders, Bullion Productions, Lucy Burton, Richard Campling, Peter Caprani, Antonio Curcetti, Hugh Elphick, Connie Henderson, Will Herman, Hallvard Kristiansen, Humayun Mirza, James Morgan, Owen O’Sullivan, Darren Pasemko, Sally Sibbet, Justin Stevenson + Craftwork London, Oliver Van der Vijver, Michael Wilson, Friends, Family, Everyone…

Many of the sounds used in this film are from real spy broadcasts sent over shortwave radio:

Excerpts from The Conet Project: Recordings of Shortwave Numbers Stations on Irdial, used with permission.