The Birthday Gift Short Film

THE BIRTHDAY GIFT is a tense psychological thriller from director Max Myers starring Tobias Menzies, Sarah Smart and Lili Dabrowska.

A marriage is put under the spotlight as David and Julia celebrate his 40th birthday. They meet at a restaurant in town, Julia having left their young son with a new babysitter, Elena. As their evening progresses, and Elena’s behaviour in the house becomes stranger, a dark truth emerges.

The film has toured festivals worldwide winning best drama at the Dam film festival and Outstanding Foreign Film at the Sacremento International Film Festival.