The Saviour

Posted on: February 16, 2007 | Views: 543 | Comment

Malcolm, a door-to-door Mormon evangelist, is in love with a married woman.
In this clip he returns to his lover with hopes of converting her faith.

These are the first Academy Award nominations for Peter Templeman and Stuart Parkyn.

Peter Templeman and Stuart Parkyn's short film THE SAVIOUR, produced by the Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS), was nominated for Best Live Action Short Film. The film screened in competition at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival and was awarded the Grand Jury Prize for Short Film at the Slamdance Film Festival in the US, making it eligible to be nominated for an Academy Award. The film tells the story of a gentle, effective door-to-door evangelist who is in love with a married woman.

Oscar Nominated Short Films are being released theatrically nationwide on February 16, 2007 by Magnolia Pictures and Shorts International.
The playdate schedule is on the Mag Pictures site. 

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oscar shorts • faith • love • affair • religion