Reaction Stick is a 7-minute short film that features David MacNiven as
the protagonist David and Marvin Kaye as his best friend. The short
premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 1998. It shows a
day in the life of a man who suddenly discovers his girlfriend his
pregnant. Shot on an extremely low budget, the short details the Dave's
reaction to the pregnancy and his subsequent decisions on how to deal
with this sudden change in his life.