Michael Cera’s short film titled “Brazzaville Teen-Ager” premiered on Youtube today via the JASH channel.
Starring the Arrested Development actor, the 20-minute short film is based on a 1960’s story by Bruce Jay Friedman, who is known for The Heartbreak Kid and Splash. The plot follows a son as he desperately attempts to help his sick father. Charles Grodin and Jack O’Connell are also in the cast with R&B artist Kelis.
JASH is a comedy channel that also includes videos from Sarah Silverman, Reggie Watts, Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim.
Check out Cera’s directorial debut in the player above.