‘Where the past is forbidden, memories are treason.’
The Archivist is a 2020 American science-fiction Western feature film about a loner wanting to escape government restrictions and his past.
Directed by Eric Hand, who also co-stars, from a screenplay co-written by Bo Gardner, the Lost Highyway Films production stars Jennifer Giles, Steve Aaron and Kendall Moody.
In the year 2070, Caulder Benson is a government archivist officer charged by an increasingly invasive and restrictive regime to destroy all elements and remnants of his society’s self-indulgent and avaricious past. He has a license to use whatever means necessary to fulfil his duty. His reputation for success is unparalleled; his unorthodox methods, deadly.
A loner, Caulder keeps to himself, passing his days in a city bombarded with commercial and political propaganda further enforcing ideals he loathes. He dreams of a world beyond the city, free of restriction, unencumbered by obligation. However, he has a secret that could destroy him and alter the future of mankind…
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Cast and characters:
- Jennifer Giles … Mother / Agent Pope
- Steve Aaron … His Excellency
- Kendall Moody … Hoochie
- Eric Hand … Caulder Benson
- Marc Bowerman … Colonel
- Nico Johnston … Young Angus
- Sam Hand … Sam McBain
- Craig Hand … Levi-Man of God
- Trish Kurowski … TV Reporter
- Emmett Corbin … Colonel Boaz
- Butch Thompson … DB Cooper
- Dale Shumate … Angus