WI / IL Short Slot 1

Sat Feb 24, 2018 – 7:30 pm | Bushel & Peck’s
Sun Feb 25, 2018 – 5:00 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


Directed by Xia Magnus

Narrative Short
USA | 23 min | 2016

Mother’s Day in the West Texas Outback, Hunter and his young mother Teri join an ill-fated boar hunting trip. When a trauma causes Hunter to run off, mother and son are forced to rectify the past in order to accommodate the present.

Round River - Xia MagnusXia Magnus
Director, Writer

Xia Magnus is a director and writer, known for Round River (2015), Curly Hawks (2014) and Hunter (2016).

Hunter- Poster

Film Information

Director: Xia Magnus
Country: USA
Year: 2016
Language: English
Runtime: 23 min
Rated: PG 13


Producers: Alyssa Polk
Co-Producer: Joshua Raymond Lee and Nathan Hertz
Cinematographer/DP: Mark Khalife
Assistant Camera: 
Astrid Carlen-Helmer
Key Grip: Jesus Yanez
Sound Mixer: Kayla Croft
Assistant Art Director: Sarah Smithy

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