CANADA 2018 I ENGLISH
The Drip! is a game show set in the near-future. In an attempt to win one million dollars and one million followers, competitors are locked in place as a single drop of water drips onto their head every ten seconds. Only the competitors can free themselves from the drip and no competitor knows where they are in the standings so they force themselves to stay as long as they can under the drip until it slowly drives them insane...
WRITER & PRODUCER
Colin Mercer is a director, writer, producer and actor. He has written four full-length plays, which have been performed in Toronto & Montreal. He has directed five short films - Alley Chats (2015), Simplex (2016), Caveman Goals (2017), Burgers & Shakes (2017) and Highway (2018). At the 2016 Toronto International Short Film Festival, Simplex was nominated for Best Drama and Best of Canada. Highway premiered at the 2018 LA Shorts International Film Festival and Burgers & Shakes premiered at the 2018 Regina International Film Festival. THE DRIP! is his first foray into the world of sketch comedy and satire. He is a graduate of the National Theatre School of Canada.