Best Short Film
A frantic race to buried treasure.
A lone thief, after stealing the map from a group of outlaws, rushes to get to the treasure, before they find out what he has done and hunt him down.
Jeffrey Altwasser "The Rabbit King" & Jeremy Davis, a pair of independent filmmakers who write and produce their own westerns. Both reside in Regina Saskatchewan and met while working at the Southland CIneplex, Jeffrey holds a BFA in Visual Art with a Film Production minor and Jeremy has a BFA in Film Production both from the U of R. The Antler is the 3rd of 6 short westerns they have produced since the summer of 2017. Their westerns have screened internationally in Nigeria, Alaska, Oklahoma and The Netherlands, in addition to being nominated for Technical Achievement in the 2019 SIFAs for the scores composed by Ava Wild. Jeffrey currently works at Don's Photo, while Jeremy works with SaskExpress. In their spare time they work on new ideas for new projects.