Ghost in the Kamera



Maya, a 9 year old Anglo-Russian girl with a vivid imagination, lives with her hard-working, single mom in rural Hampshire. One day she discovers something belonging to her grandfather from the Soviet era and suspects it may be haunted.
(2017, 10min)

Writer/Director: Shona Dutta Charlton
Starring: Maria Mirage, Ria Bella
Cinematographer: Pascale Neuschäfer
Production Company: Fudge Films (UK)
Colourist: Haridas Stewart

Festivals & Nominations:
WINNER “Best Children’s Short”, Indie Short Fest – Los Angeles International Film Festival (Los Angeles, 2019)
WINNER Best Children’s/Family Short”, Calcutta International Cult Film Festival (Calcutta, 2019)
WINNER “Best Children’s Short”, Independent Shorts Award (Burbank, CA 2018)
BRONZE REMI AWARD, Worldfest Film Festival (Houston, 2019)
SEMI-FINALIST, “Hyperwave Film Festival” (Los Angeles, Spring 2019)
NOMINATED “Best Fantasy Short” & “Best Young Actress”,
  Independent Shorts Award (Burbank, CA 2018)
NOMINATED “Best Children’s Short”, Short to the Point, International Short Film Festival (Romania, 2019)
Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival (Los Angeles, 2019)
Wonder Con (LA, 2019)
Women Cinemakers (Berlin, 2018)