By the Pricking of My Thumbs

Something wicked this way comes… if it could listen for once.

Genre: Comedy, Fantasy / Runtime: 11min
Release Date: May 22, 2015

Directed by Davionne Gooden and written by Julianna White, By the Pricking of My Thumbs is a hilarious short featuring unrequited love, disgusting juice, and wicked wizardry.  Filmed over the course of two hours in a more experimental style, the short features less than ten cuts throughout its eleven-minute duration, inspired by the cinematography of the films Rope and Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).

With witty dialogue and hilarious characters, By the Pricking of My Thumbs is an unforgettable experience you shouldn’t miss.


  • Violet: Jessa Kaups
  • Milly: Alyssa Jacobs
  • Holly: Katrina Weisner
  • Steve: Max Laskey


  • Director: Davionne Gooden
  • Writer: Julianna White
  • Producers: Davionne Gooden, Sheila Scanlon