Based on the true story of James Hanger, a Civil War soldier who lost his leg in battle. Determined to find a purpose for his life, he struggles to invent the first two-jointed prosthetic leg.
Recipient of the Sloan Foundation Grant.
Winner: Best Student Film Dramatic < 40 min - Raw Science Film Festival
Winner: Best Period-Based Film - NOVA International Festival of Film and Music
Winner: Best Production Design - USC First Look
Winner: Best Short Film - Southern States Indie FanFilmFest International (Spring Season)
Semi-Finalist: Student Academy Awards
Official Selection - Louisville International Film Festival
Official Selection - The Northern Virginia International Film & Music Festival
Official Selection - Imaginarium Convention
Official Selection - Milledgeville + Eatonton Film Festival
Official Selection - MayDay Film Festival
Director: Joel Santner
Cinematographers: Alyssa Renzi, Tanmay Chowdhary
Producer: Gracie Corapi, Ivy Xiao