JORNADA DEL MUERTO is a tale of the psychological cost paid by those who worked on the atomic bomb. A scientist, wracked by guilt over the destruction and death that the bomb will cause, imagines that he has found a poor family living in a shack near the test site’s ground zero.
Directed and written by Matthaeus Szumanski. Produced by Matthaeus Szumanski and Marc Lempert. Edited by Matthaeus Szumanski. Photographed Lisa Wiegand. Production design by Deeya Loram. Music by Daniel Bernstein. Principal cast: David Bauman, Jason Cole, Bob Thompson, Michael Sheeley, Coleen Nicholas.