IMDb > Brightness (2000)

Brightness (2000) More at IMDbPro »


Overview

User Rating:
7.7/10   54 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
Popularity: ?
Up 253% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Writer:
Genre:
Plot:
Wes and Nick are two small time crooks facing the end of their lives. When they get a second chance from the mysterious Mr. Bix, time, space and reality seem to shift as they try and make amends. | Add synopsis »
Plot Keywords:
Awards:
1 win See more »
User Reviews:
One of those RARE short films that grabs you by the lapels and doesn't let go. See more (3 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Chad Lindberg ... Nick

Gregory Fawcett ... Wes (as Greg Fawcett)

Fay Masterson ... Carla

Eric Idle ... Mr. Bix
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nick Erickson ... Homeless Man

Meegan Godfrey ... Killerchick
Jeanette Kopitowsky ... Secretary
Tess Levinson ... Dolly
Linda Livingston ... Waitress

Marc Mazur ... Killer
Alex Nicolaou ... Purse Thief

Directed by
Andrew Tsao 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Todd Messegee 

Produced by
Theresa McCarthy .... associate producer
Werner Walian .... executive producer
Elizabeth Yoffe .... producer
 
Original Music by
Nathan Wang 
 
Cinematography by
Paul F. Petzoldt 
 
Film Editing by
Jesse Hoke 
 
Production Design by
David Sackeroff 
 
Costume Design by
Greg LaVoi 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Chris Klausen .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Matthew Nicolay .... sound recordist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Earl Woody .... cinematographer: second unit
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Emilio Anorve .... costume supervisor
 
Other crew
Johs Wu .... assistant to director
 

Production Companies

Additional Details

Runtime:
25 min
Country:
Language:
Color:

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
One of those RARE short films that grabs you by the lapels and doesn't let go., 6 February 2001
Author: krypton8 from LA, California

What a great surprise this short film was. Unlike most shorts, it provides everything you wish most feature length films would. Great characters, mysterious story, beautiful cinematography. The actors were entirely believable and the story keeps you guessing right up until the surprising ending. A talented film director to watch. Check out the brilliant cameo by Monty Python veteran, Eric Idle!

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (3 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Brightness (2000)

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
The Kid Ouroboros Second Dance Thirteen Conversations About One Thing Bruce Almighty
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits IMDb Short section
IMDb USA section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.