The Text Kit

  • MA Showcase
  • 8min
  • Narrative Short
  • 2020

When teenager Tiger botches a self-testing kit for STDs, she heads to a clinic. The only person there is Dr Mackenzie, who is late for his ward round. While Tiger anxiously awaits the HIV test result, she and Dr Mackenzie connect over the difficulties of the digital world.

Vaiginta Perkauskaite is a London based filmmaker who has produced over a dozen music videos and short films. Her work has been screened at film festivals around the world and her Virtual Reality music video Invention has received the Best VR/Immersive Award at Bolton Film Festival.


Quantum Balloon Ltd.

Executive Producer

Barbara Vonau


Barbara Vonau


Barbara Vonau

Director of Photography

Jerzy Gudjonsson

Sound Designer

Julius Zubavicius

Production Designer

Barbara Vonau

Production Designer

Vaiginta Perkauskaite