Hope (Jamie Lee O’Donnell), has a life changing piano audition coming up, nerve wracking at the best of times. Unfortunately, as a sufferer of social anxiety, it’s going to take extraordinary courage to seek the help needed to pursue her dream.

This story is fiction, but the “Banana Walk” is a genuine treatment.


Jamie-Lee O’Donnell – “Hope”

Mark Benton – “Doug”
Adnan Mustafa – “Ben”


Writer / Director – Philip Connolly
Producer – Tamira Draz
Director of Photography – Thomas Shawcroft @thomasshawcroftdp
Make up – Lillie Lindh
Camera Team – Aaron Gillingham / Joshua Yip
Lighting team – Thomas Truscott / Oscar Williams
Editor – Philip Conolly
Sound Designer – Marley Cole
Sound Recordist – Roderick Hart

Location – Eastbourne, East Sussex, England

Camera – Sony Fs7
Lens – Samyang lens


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