Holding in pain can be deadly.
The Pointy Slippers tells the story of a woman who, on a date, conceals the excruciating pain caused by her new shoes, only to discover that her hidden suffering takes on a life of its own, becoming impossible to ignore.
Director - Christina Acevedo
The Woman - Lindsey Sagrera
The Boy - Alex Lukmann
Producer - Emily Hillgren / Indigo Projects
Production Manager - Talia Light Rake
Director of Photography - Cheryl Hess
SFX Makeup - Isabelle Isel
Costume Designer - Kaitlyn Buszkiewic
Stills Photographer - Logan White
Sound Design - Richard Hamilton
Color Correction - Emily Bailey
August 12th 2023 - Film Officially Completed
Festival Submission in progress
Christina Acevedo is a Philadelphia-based filmmaker, composer, and designer. Her portfolio spans narrative shorts, video art, music videos, and experimental music. Passionate about horror filmmaking, Christina specializes as a writer and director in the haunting locales of Philly. Discover more about her work by clicking the slipper!