sometimes, i think about dying

sometimes, i think about dying

Fran likes to think about dying. When she makes a guy in the office laugh, he wants more – a movie date, a slice of pie, a conversation. But if dating him means learning to live, she’s pretty sure she can’t do that.

USA | 2018 | DCP | 13 min

Stefanie Abel Horowitz directed theater for a decade before pivoting to film and commercials. She is a member of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab and co-founder of the New York–based theater company Tiny Little Band, whose play Ghost Stories was named a Time Out New York Critic’s Pick. Her first short film, Up North, premiered on Short of the Week. sometimes, i think about dying is her second short film.

Stefanie Abel Horowitz
Stefanie Abel Horowitz

Original title: sometimes, i think about dying
Director: Stefanie Abel Horowitz
Photo: Matthew Pothier
Edit: Stephanie Kaznocha
Script: Stefanie Abel Horowitz, Katy Wright-Mead, Kevin Armento
Sound: Michael Capuno
Music: Savannh Wheeler
Cast: Katy Wright-Mead, Jim Sarbh
Producer: Stefanie Abel Horowitz, Katy Wright-Mead

Contact: Stefanie Abel Horowitz
E-mail: stefanie.abel(at)