This town is a shit hole, a dead end, but it’s our shit hole, I think I always knew everything was going to end before it even started… PREY is a teenagers agonising journey to escape her small town after realising she’s being stalked by someone within her town, someone she most likely knows. Follow the trials and tribulations she faces along the way (Toxic Friendships, Stalking and online bullying), touching on other issues within small communities. Within this poetic short we enter a dark dead-end town, a community that has fallen drastically since the demise of the mines closure. PREY aims to show how you can leave your town, city, continent, and friends to escape your problems, yet your past always catches back up to you. PREY follows a pivotal point within Tilly’s life, showing her friendship and how it’s becoming a toxic pushing her to leave the small town.
- Anya Machin