‘The Nestlings’ explores the relationship of siblings, Sam and Lucy, born 8 years apart who are home alone on a night shortly before the eldest departs for University. Sam has to deal with the paranoia of their parents potentially not coming home after a tragic event takes place near where they went for their anniversary meal that night. All whilst calmly explaining the situation to Lucy, who is old enough to understand the horrors of the world.
This film explores the themes of terrorism, sibling relationships, family and how children perceive the world
The cast and crew are working on this film for free
The crew are made up of 8 students from Staffordshire Univeristy, each hand selected based on their professionalism and talent.
Niall Conroy has written and produced the piece and will be directing and editing the film. All money is currently coming out of his pocket. Niall's previous documentary has succeeded at film festivals and is being shown at the Odeon Cinema in Bath as part of Film Bath 2017
Actor's accommodation - £80
Actor's travel - £120
Crew Travel - £45
Other - £50