"Straight Line" Short Film

by Héloïse Haddad
​Synopsis: A short film about missed connections and virtual passion. This is a contemporary New York tale, exploring the quest of an unreachable ideal as two strangers meet and fall in love in the city's subway system without having a chance to see each other again.
Thang Dao as Kai
Samantha Xu as Ideal Woman
John Fennessy as Boss
Marc Geller as Blind Man
David Pendleton as Hobo
Arik Hartman as Elevator Rider
Clarissa Hoffmann as Elevator Girl
David M. Night Maire as Elevator Rider
Christopher Rex Stone as Elevator Rider
Written & Directed by Héloïse Haddad
Producers: David M. Night Maire & Rob Eletto
Executive Producer: Michael Beddome
Associate Producer: Lesley Steele & Audrey Luciani
Editor: Héloïse Haddad


Casting by Erica A. Hart
Assistant Director: David E. Munz-Maire
2nd Assistant Director: Audrey Luciani
Cinematographer: Casey Stein
Camera / MoVi Operator: Kyler Zee
1st A.C.: Dana Fytelson
Gaffer: Sean C. Li
Key Grip: Connor Lawson
Swing: Cassell A. Ferere
Sound Mixer: Spencer Plassman
Art Director: Dayna Haynie
Prop Master: Asia Hunt 
Key Hair & Make Up Artist: Edel Kirke
Hair & Make Up Assistant: Allyssa S. Rivera-Cabrero
Post Production Supervisor: Thomas Eberschveiler
Sound Design: Timothe Bost
Color Correction: Thomas Eberschveiler
Visual Effects: Michaël Aguado, Serhat Baykal, Antoine Douadi & Abhimanyu Tanwar
Key P.A.: Zach Hasselbring
P.A.s: Solomon Billingkoff, Shipra Saraogi, Emma Hing, Joe Zakko & Thomas Eberschveiler
Special Thanks to: Teddy Kalin, Keshia L. Richmond, Christian Grier, Matthew Fleischman & Yubi Alvarez
Produced by AireBedd Productions

Shot in NYC, NY.

(c) April, 2016.