Film is the most beautiful thing in the world. It is liberating, exciting and extraordinarily enchanting. It is a world full of creatives, virtuosi and imaginative innovators. Lila, a young, 25-year-old filmmaker wants to become one of them as she confidently steps into the realm.
Film is not the most beautiful thing in the world. It is frustrating, unsatisfyingly frustrating and painful. It is a world full of sharks, bumsuckers and fake façades. Lila, a young, 25-year-old filmmaker saddled with debt and doubt is struggeling to find her way in this hectic world.
The Miserable Life of a Filmmaker tells a very recognizable story for all makers in the film industry. In fact, the story is recognizable for every creative person struggeling with themselves and the world. The problems, frustrations and complicated choices they face every day are being told in a light-hearted short.