Thrilled to announce that our award winning film that has traveled the globe… 2.57k is available online for public viewing…


Short Film – 2015, 14 min
Director/Producer: Eva Colmers
Sound-Sand Cymatics Animation & Original Music/Sound Score: Gary James Joynes
Cinematographer/Editor: aAron Munson


Far away, inexplicable forces shape matter into form. And so life begins: people arise from dust and are drawn to each other by the magical frequency of 2,750 Hz.

Captivating, beautiful and stirring, the short film 2.57k allows us to see and hear the extraordinary.


Tony Olivares
Amber Borotsik

Set Designer/Key Grip
Larry Kelly

Camera Assistant
Christina Ienna

Matt Vest

Location Sound
Aaron Macri

Production Coordinator
Geraldine Carr

Costume Design
Amy Kucharuk

On Set Dresser
Libby Bolstler

Production Assistant
Aidan Anderako

Production Stills
Gary James Joynes

Craft Services
Cheryl Millikin

Video Mastering
Joe Owens,
Presto! Digital

Sound Mix
Gary J. Joynes &
John Blerot

Sand Supplier
Sand Recycling Ltd.

Promotion Design
Vladimir Calic


Shot on location at dc3 Art Projects and Film Alberta Studio in Edmonton, Canada



San Francisco International Festival of Short Films 2023

Visions Film Festival 2017 – Rekjavik, Iceland

Auckland International Film Festival – Official Selection 2017 – Auckland, New Zealand

Lift-Off Film Festival – Official Selection May 8-10 2017 – Tokyo, Japan

NYC Independent Film Festival – Official Selection May 1-7 2017 – New York, NY USA

Reeling: Dance on Screen Festival January 7-8 2017 – Edmonton, Canada METRO Cinema Nov 27, 2016 – Edmonton, Canada

Female Eye Film Festival June 17, 2016 at 12noon (with feature Anatomy of Passion) – Toronto, Canada

Allentown Jazz & Arts Fest May 3, 2016 at 7pm – Allentown, PA USA

Arizona Int. Film Festival (Best Experimental Short Award) April 22, 2016 at 9:30pm and May 1st at 2:15pm – Tucson, AZ USA

Capital City Film Festival April 8, 2016 at 6pm – Lansing, MI USA

Taos Shortz Film Fest April 10th, 9 – 11am at The Taos Arts Centre – Taos, NM USA

Sarasota Film Festival April 5 at 9:45pm and April5 at 9:30pm at Regal Cinema – Sarasota, FL USA

2 Award-Winners: “2.57k” and “Figurine” at METRO Cinema March 12th, 2016 at 7pm – Edmonton, Canada

Dawson City Int. Short Film Festival, Canada March 26, 2016 at 9:30pm – Dawson, YK

Cultural Collective Showcase January 21, 7 – 10pm – Edmonton, Canada

Edmonton Film Prize Announcement (First Runner-Up) January 12, 2016 at 4:30pm – Edmonton, Canada

Blow-Up Film Fest – Official Selection December 2015 – Chicago, USA

The Hearts Album Release Party & Best of FAVA Event November 10, 2015 – Edmonton, Canada

Festival de Cortos de Bogotá – BOGOSHORTS, Colombia December 9 – 15, 2015 – Bogotà, Colombia

Aesthetics Short Film Festival 2015 November 5 – 8 – York, UK

Citizen Jane Film Festival October 22 – 25 – Columbia, USA

Montreal World Film Festival 2015 Aug 27 – Sep 7 – Montreal, Canada

Short Film Corner Festival de Cannes 2015 May 10 – 17 – Cannes, France

METRO Cinema | cast + crew special screening May 24 – Edmonton, Canada

Ground Media Arts Conference – AMAAS June 13 – Drumheller, Canada

Mykonos Biennale July 2 – 7 – Greece