In dystopian future South Los Angeles, a father & daughter avoid sweating, crying, and drinking water while trying to escape moisture-sensitive monsters.
Dezil wrote and directed the science-fiction, horror short film, THIRST, which stars Charlie Barnett (RUSSIAN DOLL, YOU, ARROW) and Kennedi Butler (TRUE DETECTIVE Season 3).
Born and raised in NY and FL, Dezil is an American genre filmmaker, actor and illustrator of Haitian descent. He has worked with Disney, 20th Digital, VICE, Noisey, Soundcloud, Confluential Films, Scott Rudin Productions, and Caliber Media Co. For his film The Treadmill, he was nominated for the prestigious international Lumen Prize in the moving image category. A graduate of Carnegie Mellon University’s Fine Arts program, he studied theater, painting and film. His work has been showcased at the Hollyshorts Film Festival, American Black Film Festival, Phoenix Film Festival, Boston SciFi Film Festival, and the Lebanese International Film Festival. You can also see him on Starz’s Return to Nuke Em’ High Vol. 1 & 2 and the science fiction digital network DUST in the short Faulty Father. He is repped by Luber Roklin Entertainment across all media.
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