A Wisconsin native, Carol Brandt wrote and directed her first feature, Things Found on the Ground, at the age of 20. The film had its world premiere at the New Orleans Film Festival in 2013. Her fourth feature, Pet Names, premiered at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival. Brandt produces films under the shared banner of Shaky Balloon Productions, co-owned by her producing partner, Martin Kaszubowski.www.carolbrandtwork.com
In an attempt to escape a life of loose ends, a reclusive grad school dropout and her ex-boyfriend search for closure on an impromptu camping trip.