First Light - Short Film
|First Light (also know as First Light (Malta))|
|Directed by||Christopher Sammut|
|Written by||Christopher Sammut|
|Screenplay by||Christopher Sammut|
|Story by||Christopher Sammut|
|Produced by||Margot Sammut|
|Narrated by||Michael McEntee|
|Edited by||Christopher Sammut|
|Music by||Envato / Production Crate|
First Light is a 2021 Maltese Experimental short film. It is the first Short Film that launched Christopher Sammut's career in the filming scene.
Started off as a minor project which got into more depth and pushed Christopher Sammut and a Writer and Director
First Light premiered internationally on November 12, 2021
Within the first week of its debut the short film got an official selection in three film festivals and a nomination for Best Experimental Short Film with Cannes Shorts.
Plot[edit | edit source]
The story revolves around a man who is bound to re-live his life between 3am and dawn.
Cast[edit | edit source]
- Christopher Sammut as the husband
- Margot Sammut as the wife
- Emma Sammut as the daughter
- Michael McEntee as the narrator
Production[edit | edit source]
Filming[edit | edit source]
The original start date was April 2021, but principal photography did not begin until July 30, 2021.
Critical response[edit | edit source]
A review by filmshortage scored First Light at 3.8/5/0 with a quote A film with some interesting little elements