Manifesting the Hidden


Single Channel Video. 6:36 minutes. 2022.

Where the ocean meets the sand, the encounter between two dancers echoes the endless rhythm of waves across the tidepools. Reminding us that all life is a circle, that when your smiling eyes meet the eyes of another they will smile back, and that is the center point.


  • 2023: Nature Without Borders International Film Festival. WRPN.TV Entertainment Network. AWARD WINNER.
  • 2023: Bettiah International Film Festival, Bettiah, Bihar. AWARD WINNER.
  • 2023: WRPN Women’s International Film Festival. Rehoboth Beach, DE. AWARD WINNER.
  • 2023: Mannheim Arts and Film Festival. Mannheim, Germany. HONORABLE MENTION.
  • 2022: Delight of Hidden Spaces. Faculty Development Center, Stanislaus State. Turlock, CA.
  • 2022: Life Screenings International Short Film Festival. Clermont, FL.
  • 2022: Neum underwater film festival. Neum, Herzegovina. HONORABLE MENTION.

Produced & Directed by Jessica Gomula-Kruzic
Performances by Nicole Zvarik & Brandon Guerra
Choreography by Nicole Zvarik & Brandon Guerra
Audio Design by Sean Clute
Cinematography by Christopher Gomula-Kruzic