The Rat

Categories: Shortб Narrative Short (Online link) 
Short film from 1 up to 10 minutes (Online link) 
Language: English 
Country: Netherlands, United States 
Runtime: 00:07:59
Genre: Crime, Dark Drama, Drama, Fiction, 
Paranoid, Police, Suspense, Thriller 
 

Synopsis: 

The Rat is a tense thriller, set in modern-day LA. This is a story of policemen seeking to

catch a major drug dealer. It delivers an intense, claustrophobic punch that will make you guess, and guess again.

Information for the audience: 
 
UK Film Review, Review by Amaliah Sara Marmon-Halm
 
 "This short film has all the thrill, intensity and drama of a feature length, condensed into 7 minutes".
Check out our review by ‪#‎ukfilmreview‬‪#‎shortfilmreview‬ ‪#‎therat‬  http://www.ukfilmreview.co.uk/#!The-Rat/cu0l/2
 
 
Screenings / Awards: 
Cannes Short Film Corner
France
May 12, 2015
12 Months Film Festival
Romania
Actor of the Month
Manhattan Film Festival
New York, USA
June 13, 2015
World  Premiere
Best Shorts Competition
La Jolla, USA
Awards of Merit Special Mention
Long Island International Film EXPO
New York, USA
July 15, 2015
Diana Golden Awards
am Klopeiner See, Carinthia, Austria
August 27, 2015
Austria Premiere
Silver Diana
Burbank International Film Festival
Burbank, CA, USA
September 11, 2015
West Cost Premiere
Nomination: best dramatic short
International Film Awards Berlin
Berlin, Germany
September 24, 2015
German Premiere
Williamsburg International Film Festival
Brooklyn, New York, USA
September 25, 2015
Brooklyn Premiere
Austin Revolution Film Festival
Austin, TX, USA
September 26, 2015
Texas Premiere
Nomination: best short thriller
Orlando Film Festival
Orlando, FL
October 22 and 24, 2015
Florida Premiere
Atlanta Shortsfest
Atlanta, GA, USA
October 22, 2015
Georgia Premiere
Fenetre Sur Courts D'Avignon
Avignon, France
October 2015
 
Information for theatres: 
Student project:  No
Completion date: January 2015
Shooting format: RED
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Film color:  color
First-time filmmaker: No
 
UK Film Review, Review by Amaliah Sara Marmon-Halm
 
 "This short film has all the thrill, intensity and drama of a feature length, condensed into 7 minutes". Check out our review by ‪#‎ukfilmreview‬‪#‎shortfilmreview‬ ‪#‎therat‬  http://www.ukfilmreview.co.uk/#!The-Rat/cu0l/2