Kid’s Saturday Morning Indie Short Slot

Sat Feb 24, 2018 – 12:00 pm | Bushel & Peck’s
Sat Mar 3, 2018 – 12:00 pm | Beloit Public Library

The Diver’s Cloth Lying Empty

Directed by Theo Taplitz

Narrative Short
USA | 4 min | 2016

A boy tries to understand himself as he moves between the real world and the world inside his head.

The Divers Cloth Lying Empty - Theo TaplitzTheo Taplitz
Director,  Writer

Theo Taplitz is a 15-year-old filmmaker, actor and musician, living and making movies in Laurel Canyon, Los Angeles. He most recently appeared as one of the leads in Ira Sachs’ feature film, Little Men that premiered at Sundance 2016. He was named one of the “Best Young Talents of 2016” by Film School Rejects and one of “13 Dazzling Actors Who Made Their Movie Debuts in 2016” by Vanity Fair.

The Diver's Cloth Lying Empty Movie Poster

Film Information

Director: Theo Taplitz
Country: USA
Year: 2016
Language: English
Runtime: 4 min
Rated: G


Writer: Theo Taplitz
Producer: Theo Taplitz
Director of Photography: Theo Taplitz
Key Cast: Dominic Smith, Daniel Taplitz, Connie Covert

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