Bhargav Saikia directs The Black Cat, which is one of last performances by Tom Alter. Tom Alter’s last film is an official adaptation of Ruskin Bond’s short story that has the same name. Alter passed away on September 29, suffering from stage four cancer. The short film also stars Shernaz Patel as Miss Bellows, a traditional English witch. The short film is the work of Lorien Motion Pictures and will be releasing on their official YouTube channel. It premiered at the FilmQuest Festival in Utah. The short film was nominated for the Best Fantasy Film and Best Production categories.