Wake-up Call (for him)


A new father struggles to soothe a cranky baby and discovers the joys of parenthood. "Children learn to smile from their parents." - Shinichi Suzuki

Starring: Zachary Norman, Asher Blinkoff

Directed by : Saul Blinkoff


Short Films



Run Time

2 min


United States


Dad: Zachary Norman

Baby: Asher Blinkoff


Directed by: Saul Blinkoff

Produced by: Rob Fried

Written by: Bettina Elvina

Written by: Rob Fried

Executive Producer: Craig Ginsberg

Executive Producer: Tyrrell Shaffner

Line Producer: Gia Galligani

Casting by: Elisha Gruer, C.S.A.

Director of Photography: Charles E. Swanson

Editor: Mitch Rouse

Original Music by: Chris Thomas

First Assistant Director: Ryan Westheimer

Production Designer: Danielle Kim Osborne

Art Director: Christiana Rubin

Costume Designer: Danielle Kim Osborne

Key Make-up Artist: Felvi Hernando

Production Sound Mixer: Saravoot Kaitkalang

Digital Asset Manager: Mitch Rouse

First Assistant Camera: Tim Balcomb

Second Assistant Camera: Ryan Latchmansingh

Gaffer: Peter Soto

Key Grip: Aric Avelino

Swing: Kevin Stewart

Script Supervisor: Melinda Leuthold

Production Coordinator: Jed Linder

Production Assistant: Fernando Galligani

Production Assistant: Niti Purohit

Production Assistant: Gabriel Bruskoff

Production Assistant: Stephanie Spoleti

Color Timer: Mitch Rouse

Post Sound Mixer: Ben Huff

Legal Counsel: Uyen Le

SpiritClips Staff: Chris Commons

SpiritClips Staff: Steven Tagle