The Stone & The Stars

Short

The Stone & the Stars is a narrative short film that explores the particular intimacy of close, lifelong female friendship and the responsibility young women can feel for one another. Inseparable as young girls, Miriam and Ashley’s friendship is strained as Miriam departs for college and Ashley remains in their hometown. Miriam, coping with the loss of her childhood best friend, revisits the quarry that her and Ashley frequented. As she wades through her memories, Miriam faces her own fears of moving forward as she finds the courage to honor her past.

Directed by Talya Mar