Heart Whispers (2020)

A reflective abstract short exploring my journey through adolescence, developing my own voice and struggling to belong as a trans man. A story about rebirth and alignment with self.


Best Student Film at London International Web & Shorts Film Festival, 2021 UK

Best LGBT Film at Directly Monthly Online Film Festival, 2021 US

Best Queer Narrative at Beyond the Curve International Film Festival, 2021 France

Audience Choice Award at Hollywood International Diversity Film Festival, 2021 US

People’s Choice Award for Best Documentary at Argo


UC Berkeley Museum and Pacific Archive

Transcreen: Amsterdam Transgender Film Festival, the Netherlands

61st Film Finals at SFSU

Available on Argo streaming service & app – http://watchargo.com


Kaleb Wright
Sydney Gartmond
Alis Lopez
Rada Muresan
Kyri Nashiem
Cal Calamia
Michiko Brands
Margot van den Hurk
Stefanie van de Haterd


Film by Ash Verwiel
Music by Thrupence