An original web series made entirely by students and written, directed, and created by Mayer.
Synesthesia is a web series revolving around Zeke Griffiths, who gets selected the chair of his high school's senior prom by his class president, Rick, who has it out for him. Zeke, who attends the fictional Phillip Illwood High School in San Jose, California, is an artist and filmmaker, and as a second-semester senior, he wants to go out with a bang. But planning an event for everyone is difficult enough when your archenemy isn't trying to make you fail.
- Jon Moritsugu, Award-winning filmmaker
"Like a mini degrassi."
- Rebecca Holtzman
"A hilarious but emotional roller coaster."
- Misaki Otani
The official trailer for "Synesthesia," premiering May 6, 2017.
When an overzealous artist is put in charge of organizing his high school's senior prom by a spiteful class president, he must learn to work with others in hopes of impressing his class with the best senior prom Illwood High has ever seen.
In this episode, Zeke, Maia, and their friends start planning the senior prom, but personal problems nd a lack of inspiration keep them from getting anything done.
To celebrate his acceptance to Stanford, Kiersten throws a party at hiouse, but an unexpected guest's arrival threatens to turn the night upside down.
Zeke hears unexpected news from his sister. Despite her excitement after being accepted to her top college, Maia is concerned about her future, so she consults Zoe for advice.
Maia's plans to have a fun afternoon with Zeke don't go as planned.
Zeke and Maia recall their relationship and think about the future.
In the series finale, PIHS's prom has finally arrived - along with the end of high school. But as the past collides with the present, Zeke, Maia, Kiersten, and Zoe are in a tricky spot when many relationships hang by a thread.