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Fallen Hero is a short film shot in the summer of 2009. The film was completed in 2010 and premiered at the Phoenix Film Festival that same year.
Fallen Hero examines the relationship between Daniel, a father in the throes of a divorce and his seven year old son, Jerry, in the aftermath of a school parking lot altercation in which Jerry witnesses his father brutally beaten by another in front of his classmates. The story deals with the disillusionment of the Jerry’s hero worship for his father and how he tragically deals with it when his classmates tease him. Fallen Hero also examines the delicate psychology involved in pre-adolescent males as it relates to their growing awareness of what it means to be a man.