A broken real estate developer, played by Lee Tergesen (Oz, Generation Kill, Equity), mysteriously disappears into the Southwest in 1992, leaving behind a series of VHS tapes. Without the aid of the police, his desperate wife hires a private investigator to locate his whereabouts and bring him home. Based on a true story, this evocative narrative blends actual archival materials and found footage to create a unique cinematic experience. Random Media and The Orchard released the film in 2016.
WRITER/DIRECTOR: Travis Gutiérrez Senger
CAST: Lee Tergesen, Chaske Spencer, Petra Wright
PRODUCERS: Michael J. Mouncer, Chip Hourihan, Travis Gutiérrez Senger
CO-PRODUCER: Lucas Senger
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Michael Ragen
EDITORS: Marc Vives, Oriana Soddu
COMPOSERS: Saunder Jurriaans and Danny Bensi
PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Collin Redmond
OFFICIAL WEBSITE: www.desertcathedral.com
PREMIERE: The film participated in the U.S. in Progress Program, Paris Edition and premiered at the Seattle International Film Festival.
AWARDS: Grand Jury Prize Manchester International Film Festival, Rising Star Award (Senger) Naples International Film Festival, and the Domani Vision Fest Grand Jury Prize.