Trent Dickens’ PANDA Is An Illusory Love Story With A Body Count

On par for the course of this year’s film festivals is actor and filmmaker Trent Dickens, just shy of a decade in the entertainment field and having worn multiple hats on a number of TV and film productions to date. His shortfilm debut now takes shape with Panda, a compelling, almost bewildering character drama at times that isn’t afraid to take a left turn somewhere in its reaffirming symbolic plot points and story tools.