In a heavy rain evening, while William having a shower he heard a door slammed roughly.
William went to check what was going on in his apartment he found everything in it place but when he turned off the light the curse starts!
“This is a lovely little property sir, with huge amounts of promise, that just needs to be…whipped into shape”
Mandy is the third most successful realtor at Bottom Drawer estate agencies (though she was voted most likely to win a hotdog eating contest at the staff Christmas do). She is very excited to be exhibiting this new property on the market, all from the comfort of her basement. But her clients may be delving into a world far more nightmarish than they could have possibly imagined.
For Sale is the fifth short film by drag artist and queer filmmaker Mandy Sweats. It is a surreal, pitch-black horror-comedy about the fine line between image and reality, pride and vanity, and selling yourself and selling out.
This film was originally submitted to Luna’s Drag Macabre Season 1: Inner Demons. A huge thank you to Luna Lestrange and the whole LDM team for allowing me a platform to debut this performance.
“So why don’t you just open the door and come out?”
Mandy has been sitting in their boiler closet for a rather long time. The pipes are blisteirng hot, the dust is making their eyes water and they haven’t been on a date in months. And still, they sit. What – or who – could be stopping them from leaving? Sometimes, our mechanisms for self-preservation can be dangerously insidious.
Keeping Watch is the third short film by drag and performance artist Mandy Sweats. Inspired by abusrdist theatre from the likes of Samuel Beckett and Edward Albee, it is a sombre, scary and yet ultimately uplifting depiction of stagnation, resistance and growth.
Created entirley by the artist. Camera used is the Sony A6000.
A first look / teaser trailer for our short film ‘Trespassers.’
Ben and Lucy Collins are siblings who are travelling interstate to visit their parents. When their car breaks down on a desolate rural road, they are forced to seek help at a nearby farming estate. Cut off from the outside world, they soon make a terrible discovery…