John Was Trying to Contact Aliens

About

Short Film Jury Award: Non-fiction, Presented by Southwest Airlines®

John Shepherd spent 30 years trying to contact extraterrestrials by broadcasting music millions of miles into space. After giving up the search he makes a different connection here on Earth.

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YEAR 2019

CATEGORY Shorts Programs

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 16 min

WEBSITE http://www.matthewkillip.com

EMAIL matkillip@gmail.com

PHONE (917) 520-8212

Credits

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Producer
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Artist Bio

Matthew Killip

Matthew Killip is a British filmmaker living in New York City. His short documentaries have played at film festivals around the world, including Sundance Film Festival and True/False Film Fest. He also works as an editor, most notably collaborating on multiple projects with artist Jeremy Deller and director Michael Almereyda.