‘Cargo’ was a finalist in the 2013 Tropfest Short film festival. Written by Yolanda Ramke and directed by Ben Howling and Yolanda Ramke, this short film follows a fathers effort to save his infant daughter in the face of overwhelming odds.
Stranded in the midst of a Stranded in the midst of a zombie apocalypse, a man sets in motion an unlikely plan to protect the precious cargo he carries: his infant daughter.zombie apocalypse, a man sets in motion an unlikely plan to protect the precious cargo he carries: his infant daughter.
There is a bit of gore (would you expect anything less in a zombie film?) but this movie is all about the emotional and physical struggle the father goes through. From the death of his wife, having to trek through the bush with the ever present danger of zombies, and the need to give his daughter the best chance for safety and survival, the fathers efforts are truly heartbreaking.
Check out the Cargo Short Film and let me know what you think!