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Channel 5 was looking for ideas for horror scripts, so I started thinking, what scared and disturbed me most?

From there came the idea of two sisters, with the elder trying to tell the younger some terrible secret, but she can’t, because it’s too painful. So instead she uses this puppet, the Sandman, as a vehicle for revealing the truth…


Winner: Best short film. York International Film Festival 2001
Screened at the Cambridge film festival, July 2001.