Aiden is a young man struggling with depression. His schizophrenic father committed suicide when Aiden was a child and he carries the weight of history everywhere he goes. Kicked off his university course and dumped by his girlfriend, Aiden's life is spiralling out of control when he decides to stop running and face his demons. A conversation with a psychologist offers hope, but a perplexing riddle and a heightening tension see Aiden face the singular most important decision of his life.
Giles Alderson - filmmaker and host of The Filmmakers Podcast - talks about 'Eric Clapton' during episode 79. Head to the Pseudomyopia Blog to read the article on 'Making Your First Short' which Giles refers to, exploring the process behind it.