Sam Shapson - Director

The Treehouse

The treehouse

Directed by Sam Shapson & A.J. Sheeran


The story of a boy who's lost his mom and a girl who claims her spaceship can find her.

Directed by Sam Shapson & A.J. Sheeran
Written by A.J. Sheeran

Joshua Hunter Magers
Jacqueline Scislowski
Kristen Mack

Director of Photography - Jackson Cooper Gango
Production Design - Mollie Alexander
Costume Design - Tina Zepeda
Editing - Sam Shapson and Kirill Mazor
Original Music - Kevon Cronin
Visual Effects - Ben Christie
Sound Design - Stephen Holliger
Colorist - Alex Schwab

This project is partially supported by a grant from the Albert P. Weisman Award, a private trust fund affiliated with Columbia College Chicago.

Featured on Short of the Week 2014

Austin Film Festival 2012
BendFilm Festival 2012
deadCENTER Film Festival 2013 "Best Student Film"
Fantasia International Film Festival 2013
Chicago Critics Film Festival 2013
San Jose International Short Film Festival 2013
Indie Memphis Film Festival 2013
Indianapolis International Film Festival 2013
Blue Whiskey Independent Film Festival 2013 "Best Production Design"

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