The three members of Public Works standing in front of brick wall wearing all black.

The three members of Public Works standing in front of brick wall wearing all black.

If A Tree Falls by Public Works

Content Rating: General TOsketchfest Audience
Quality Screen Time


A new short from the Deep Woods series by Public Works about a man who gets trapped under a tree.

Creative Bio:
Public Works is a comedy and production collective from Toronto. They wrote and produced behind the scenes content for the CSA winning series People Watching and the Facebook series Shitty Tasty, which has hundreds of thousands of views. They also perform live at Bad Dog Theatre, Comedy Bar and TOSketchfest.

Callum Wratten is a writer based in Toronto, Canada. Outside of Public Works he has written for the in development Rumble Cat (Blue Ant Media), season two and three of The Beaverton, and the special The Beaverton Mocks the Vote. For his work on season three he was nominated for two Canadian Screen Awards. In addition to television, Callum wrote for, CBC Comedy and Funny or Die.

Alex Kolanko is a writer and performer. He co-created and runs the show Fake Cops Present The Disaster as well as performed in multiple cities around North America with Fake Cops. As a host of the podcast Shh, I’m Watching A Movie, he has created over 50 episodes and done live shows at JFL Montreal. With the Canadian Comedy Award winning The Sketchersons he performed the weekly show Sunday Night Live.

Connor Low is a writer, actor and improvisor from Toronto. He has been nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award as a part of the improvised farce Entrances and Exits. He has also appeared in the award winning improv show Toronto, I Love You as well as Outside the March’s The Ministry of Mundane Mysteries which has since won awards and garnered praise from The New York Times.