short film
(running time: 7:32)

A bookstore owner with a fear of heights must overcome his anxiety to retrieve his lucky rock.

Production History:
The film was written, shot, edited, and released within a 48-hour window, based on the following auto-generated prompt from

"Try to write a black-and-white action film starring a single-minded small business owner who is afraid of heights. The catch is, it must have a chase sequence and your film must include a traffic cone."

Written By:
Greg Tulonen

Directed By:
Nick Salve

Philip Hobby
Nick Salve
Greg Tulonen

The film references the game of Rochambeau (a.k.a. Rock paper scissors), with a pair of scissors seen cutting paper, a rock shown defeating the pair of scissors, and paper depicted covering the rock.

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