In Inside the Box, Summer Glau plays a housewife whose husband hide things from her.
Plot summary: When the local District Attorney comes knocking, a Texan cop (Matt) is forced to face a secret that he's been hiding from his wife in an effort to keep his family together. Summer Glau plays the role of Sophie, Matt's wife.
'Inside the Box' is more than a short film. It will serve as a teaser for David Martín-Porras's next project, the feature film "A Texas Story". David Martin-Porras has been awarded with a scholarship from Programa Ibermedia, a fund providing assistance to Latin American cinema, to attend to a screenwriting lab in Mexico City with 'A Texas Story', the feature version of the short film 'Inside the Box.
Both the short and the feature deal with HIV criminalization. Many laws that are currently being enforced in dozens of U.S. states and in several countries around the world are rooted in nothing but ignorance and have put many innocent people in jail.
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Selected donors (including Summer-Glau.com) received a signed screenplay as a reward for their donation to support the movie. The screenplay includes the signature of the author, David, and the three stars : Wilson Bethel, Summer Glau et Regina King.
Wilson Bethel and Summer Glau will have a similar moment [as in TSCC season finale Born to Run "bed scene"] in which an intimate moment between them gets interrupted.
Spanish composer Arnau Bataller is the composer of all the music, including the trailer. Watch a music video with original music from the short movie 'Inside The Box',
Inside the Box was filmed in locations in Lancaster and Burbank, California, with a budget of 45.000$.