Jeremiah Zagar & Nathan Caswell | 9 min | USA | 2012
A blend of documentary and fiction, REMAINS is about recollection and fading memories. Combining three years of recorded voice messages with stunning macro photography, the film documents a relationship from its inception to its end.
Directed by Nathan Caswell & Jeremiah Zagar
Produced by Jeremy Yaches
Cinematography by Erik Messerschmidt
Written by Matt Lombardi, Jeremiah Zagar, Nathan Caswell
Edited by Jeremiah Zagar & Nathan Caswell
Sound by Eric Milano
Color by Seth Ricart
Additional Photography by Jeremiah Zagar, Nathan Caswell, Noah Conopask
Voice by Noémie Videau
Samia Rose Beeks-Stewart
Assistant Director: Josh Banville
Production Assistants: Sage Adorno & Clayton Hereth
Molly Mullahy, Michael Reich, Mary Helena Clark, Richard Hoffman, Lindsay Richardson, Addie Kauffman, Ross Kauffman, Final Frame, Sandy Patch, Lu Olkowski, Heidi Reinberg, Tom Paul
Nathan and Jeremiah met as film students at Emerson College. Their first collaboration was The Unbelievable Truth which premiered at the 2003 Tribeca Film Festival. Their next short film REMAINS premiered at the 2012 SXSW Film Festival and their latest, Always A Fire—about a football player recovering from a terrible car accident—launched on the web in early September and garnered more than a million views in its first three days. Nathan currently directs commercials. Jeremiah’s feature-length documentary In A Dream screened all over the world in 2008 and 2009, was broadcast on HBO and earned two Emmy nominations.