A teen couple is pushed to the brink when a rodent infestation inside their apartment forces them to face a larger, unspoken tension in their relationship: an unwanted pregnancy.

when you sleep

Year: 2012
Country: Canada
Runtime: 12 mins
Image: Super 16mm, Color, 1.66:1 
Sound: 5.1


Writer/Director: Ashley McKenzie
Producers: Nelson MacDonald, Martha Cooley
Starring: Eve Harlow, Winston DeGiobbi
Cinematography: Stéphanie Weber-Biron
Production Design: Valérie-Jeanne Mathieu
Editor: Jacquelyn Mills
Sound Design: Réne Beaudry
Music: Youth Haunts


2012 Toronto International Film Festival, Canada
2012 Stockholm International Film Festival, Sweden
2012 Atlantic Film Festival, Canada (Best Emerging          Director Award)
2012 Whistler Film Festival, Canada
2012 Cannes: Telefilm Not Short on Talent, France