A short film that gives us a glimpse into the world of Hacker, a brilliant but disillusioned, disaffected young man who, despite success in business, is struggling with life's many obstacles. Sometimes people are their own worst enemies.
A quiet child plays alone. His mother shops for him at discount stores. He doesn't much like himself, and has a difficult childhood. He excels at work, but others are wary and weary of him. He's talented, but anxious, frustrated and lonely. Written by
Falling into split categories as a short musical film and music video, "Far from Heaven" was awarded "Best Alternative Rock Video" at The Akademia Music Awards in Beverly Hills, California, on May 15, 2013. See more »
In some scenes the actor playing Hacker is seen wearing his wedding band. Oops! Hacker is not married. This reminds the writer of the LMAO scene in the 1968 must-see Blake Edwards/Peter Sellers classic, "The Party," where Sellers' character, an incompetent actor, is seen wearing a Timex wristwatch in a film-within-a-film scene intended to take place before the invention of the wristwatch. Cut... See more »
Far From Heaven
Written by Howard Lawrence (as Howard Lawrence)
Performed by Black River Sanction
Published by Howard Lawrence Music, LLC See more »