Tom Geraedts.

Director & Digital Artist
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Short film

︎🏆 Awards 

Lift-off Season awards 2020
Best Post Production - FIRST PRIZE
1.4 Awards 2020
Best short film - SHORTLISTED
Flickers’ Vortex sci-fi, fantasy and horror film festival (Academy award qualifying) 
Best short Sci-fi - FIRST PRIZE
Blackbird Film Festival 
Best Cinema Editing - WINNER
Most Original Film - FINALIST
Bristol independent film festival
Best foreign film - WINNER
Indie Short Film Fest LA
Best sci-fi short - FINALIST
Rotterdam Open Doek
Limburg Film Festival
Best short - FINALIST
SFTF Film Festival
Best short - FINALIST
Skepto International Film Festival
Best short - FINALIST
IMDB Independent shorts awards
Best sci-fi - SILVER
Best original story - SILVER
Best sound design - SILVER
Best editing - SILVER


When the slightly naïve Ronnie gives up a tad too much personal information during verification questions on his computer, he receives a fully customized invitation from his OS in return. After accepting the offer his OS takes over his computer, forcing Ronnie to do everything in his power to keep his dark desires a secret for his approaching wife.
︎📽️ Festival selections in competition (2019/2020)

Nederlands Film Festival (NL)
IMAGINE Film Festival (NL)
Sapporo International Short Film Festival  (JP)
Interfilm Berlin (DE)
Rhode Island International Film Festival (USA)
Soria International Short Film Festival  (ES)
Vortex Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror Film Festival (USA)
Bristol Independent Film Festival (UK)
IndieCork (Ireland)
LA Crime and Horror Film Festival (USA)
Lift-Off Film Festival (AMS)
Shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival
Screamfest LA (USA)
Blackbird Film Festival (USA)
Fargo Fantastic Film Festival (USA)
DeadCenter Film Festival (USA)
Tally Shorts (USA)
NewRenaissanceFilmFestival (UK)  
Shortcutz Amsterdam (NL)
Goa short film festival (India)
Sunday shorts (Portugal)
Rotterdam open doek (NL)
Landshut Short Film Festival (DE)
Euregion Film Festival (NL)
Mecal Pro Barcelona (CA)
Sci-Fi London (UK) 
Minikino Bali (INDO)
Zuidelijk Filmfestival (NL)
BUSHO Film festival (HU)  
Galacticat Festival (CAT)
SciFi Film Festival (AUS)
Filmzeitkaufbeuren (DE)


Director: Tommie Geraedts
Cast: Rienus Krul, julia van de graaff, Belle Venema
Written by: Roy van Kessel & Arthur Menko
Producer: Liene Berina, House of Panic
Cinematography: Maxime Desmet
Edit: Inez Poortinga
Music: Vincent-Paolo Corputty
Sound design & mixing: Klevr
Visual Effects: Postpanic
Production design: The Artel
Styling: Tess van Rooijen