the man behind

the merferds

Documentary short

synopsis

Phil Berwick is a street artist in St. Louis, MO using his paintings of a bearded (treetoon) character, Merferd, he has been drawing for four decades, to carry a message of peace, hope, and love to some of the darkest areas of the city.

Director | Cinematographer | Editor : Josh Herum

Drone Op : Jake Waterkotte

Music : Alyssa Rea, Phil Berwick, United Pursuit

Runtime : 35 minutes

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