A short film by Aidan Downing

A dark fairytale about a creature who falls from the stars.

Cygnus carries a curse of a strange power, the likes of which the world has never known. What length will he go to get back to his home in the stars? What is he? What is his nature? And what will he become?

CYGNUS was screened at Cannes Short Film Corner.

CAST: Selma Brouk, Tom Clegg, Aidan Downing, Lindsay Fraser, Stevie Raine, Ben Mars, Damar Martin, Robert Welling. 

Writer and Director | Aidan Downing 

Producer | Lindsay Fraser 

DOP | Rory Skeoch

Production Design | Silvia Scotthunter 

Editors | Alex J Guaña and Johann Gutierrez

Composer | Joe Darke and Dave Allen 

VFX | Aleksei Chernogorod

Sound Design | Carolina Luna

Hair & Make-Up | Chloe Edwards 

Puppetry | Sean Garrett