When her chemotherapy patient mother urges her to take a vacation from playing nurse, grad school dropout Leigh (Meredith Johnston) invites her old high school boyfriend along on the trip. The two soon find that confronting old wounds during a weekend in the woods is anything but restful.


Pet Names was shot in 21 days. 2 weeks on a campground in Lone Rock, Wisconsin, and the rest around Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The cast and crew all camped together and shared a lot of stories, laughs, and incredible experiences through this film. Here are some of our favorite moments from our shoot pictured below.