The Burning House (Short Film)

Trystan, a young connoisseur of vintage and designer curiosities, is forced to flee his home and survive on the streets of Philadelphia using nothing but an armload of useless possessions, including a pair of beeswax candles, a toaster, and a glass doorknob. A fictional parody of a real-life blog: Runtime: 17 min.

*Written & Directed by Scott Ross and Karl Beyer
*Featuring cameos by Amanda Blank and Spank Rock (
*Recipient of a Finishing Funds Grant from the Philadelphia Film & Video Association
*Official Selection: Kickstarter Film Festival, Fort Lauderdale Intl. Film Festival, Atlanta Shortsfest, Rumschpringe Film Festival
*Featuring an original orchestral score by Evan Younger of Miracles of Modern Science
*Shot in Philadelphia with local cast and crew. Starring Sean Close, cinematography by Drew Saracco.