My wild heart – Erin Harper & Lily Vakili, United States, 2019, 55’30’’

Synopsis: A 91-year-old master wood sculptor’s artistic vision remains fueled by love for his wife, now suffering from Alzheimer’s.  Alone in his rural workshop, surrounded by six tons of tropical wood, he confronts his own mortality, the absence of his muse, and a final sculpture to her memory.

Title: My wild heart
Director: Erin Harper, Lily Vakili
Producer: Lily Vakili
Key cast: Nader Vakili
Composer: Zach Brock
Cinematography: Dennis Connors, Adam Benn
Editor: Erin Harper