The West

An engineer pushes her team of miners to dig a massive tunnel.

They’ve been underground for 21 years.

And time is running out.

A Short Film by
Spencer Devlin Howard

Produced by
Spencer Devlin Howard
Sam Hunter

In Association with
The West

Original Score by
Steve Howard

Assistant Directors
Alexandra Freeman
Nathan Turner

Creative Consultant
Devin O’Neill

Sigute Miller

Produced by
Claire Kaplan

Stephen Hastings

Sub Rosa is about breaking through.

An original short film written and directed by Spencer Devlin Howard and produced by The West, Sub Rosa is set deep underground in the last few days of a decades-long dig.

Clay, the steely and ambitious chief engineer, pushes her team to the limit in pursuit of her legacy.