In this musical re-imagining of Hansel and Gretel, the witch serves as a mother figure to Gretel. But when Gretel discovers that the Witch plans to eat Hansel, she has to decide between her old family and her new one.
Director: M Connor Leahy
Writer: M Connor Leahy
Year of Release: 2011
Running Time: 10
New England Connection: The writer/director, M Connor Leahy, was born and raised on Cape Cod. He lived in East Falmouth and attended high school at Sturgis Charter Public School in Hyannis. The composer, Parker Davis, is a student at Berklee in Boston.
Director(s) Bio:: M Connor Leahy was born and raised on Cape Cod. After graduating from Sturgis Charter Public School in Hyannis, where he received an International Baccalaureate, he traveled to the other side of the country to study film at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. He graduated Magna Cum Laude last May. The short film Gretel is his senior project. He currently resides in Hollywood, and hopes to become a successful screenwriter.