Shoes Off!

A young man falls for a woman wearing a beautiful pair of boots.  He follows her to a party only to discover that the uptight hostess requires that everyone removes their shoes.  When he complies, disaster ensues and he learns that the way to a woman’s heart is definitely through her shoes.



Best Short Film International Critic’s Week Cannes 1999

Best Director of a Short Film Capalbio Film Festival 1999

Best Short Film Genie Awards Canada – NOMINATION 1999




Montreal International Film Festival 1998
Toronto International Film Festival, 1998
Vancouver International Film Festival 1998
Local Heroes Film Festival 1999
Sudbury Film Festival 1998

Geneva Film Festival 1999

Capalbio Film Festival 1999

International Critic’s Week Cannes 1999



Director’s bio/filmography


Mark Sawers has been creating unique, offbeat comedy film and television projects for over fifteen years. He just recently completed the pilot episode for his dark comedy series, Pure Evil. Prior to that Mark created and executive produced the sci-fi comedy series Alienated.  He is currently directing the feature film Camera Shy and is developing a series for CTV, Unpricipaled.


Mark’s film credits include Shoes Off!. which won a Best Short Film prize at the Cannes FilmFestival, and the independent feature Best Wishes, Mason Chadwick. He has also directed episodes of several television series, including The Kids in the Hall.