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Little Sleep, Little Slumber

Little Sleep, Little Slumber: Ernest Hemingway-Inspired Short Film

Journey into the world of Ernest Hemingway through the eyes of his beloved character, Nick Adams. This short film is an adaptation of two of Hemingway’s short stories: “Now I Lay Me”, and “The end of Something.”

About the Short

Discover “The Nick Adams Story,” a captivating short film series inspired by the works of Ernest Hemingway. The series follows the journey of Nick Adams, Hemingway’s iconic character, as he navigates the complexities of life, love, and loss in the fictional town of Forest Grove. Filmed against the backdrop of the beautiful Arkansas landscape, these films breathe new life into Hemingway’s timeless tales.

A fairlyOdd Original

Dive into “A Nick Adams Story” with “Little Sleep, Little Slumber” the second episode in our captivating Hemingway-inspired short film series. This short follows the Nick Adams, as he navigates the traumas of war.

Meet The Creatives

Get acquainted with the gifted team of filmmakers, actors, and artists who have passionately collaborated to bring “The Nick Adams Story” to life. Hailing from Arkansas, our dedicated crew has united their talents to deliver a truly immersive and unforgettable cinematic experience.

Zac Counts

Writer And director

Zac Counts, an acclaimed contemporary artist from Arkansas, channels his innovative spirit and passion for storytelling into his role as the writer and director.

Yonny Flores

Director of Photography

Yonny Flores, the creative force behind Flores5 Media and 385Events, lends his exceptional eye for detail and visual storytelling to the role of Director of Photography.

Dalton Hays

As Nick adams

Dalton, a gifted actor from rural Arkansas, brings his authentic charm and passion for filmmaking and performance to the role of Hemingway’s iconic character of Nick Adams.

Kate Bolen

As marjorie bump

Kate is a talented actress and filmmaker from Fayetteville, Arkansas and has a passion for the outdoors. Kate’s favorite movie is Mandy, directed by Panos Cosmatos.