Isaac Ravishankara chills and impresses in equal measure with his otherworldly short Deader Than Dead
Halloween may have come to a close yesterday but there was no way I could resist posting Craig Murray’s down right creepy exorcism promo for Hexis’ Tenebris
The last time we found ourselves in the company of one of Rocky Curby’s films, we discovered that in his alternate universe, robots could rise from the grave to extract a very bloody revenge. Now, in time for Hallow’s Eve, he brings us the Maya 3D animated tale of a robot cow searching for its […]
If you think your working conditions are a little draconian, your boss indifferent as to your well being and the pressure you’re under on the intense side, then console yourself that you don’t work alongside the poor operators in RFID programming laboratory 21 in Rick Glenn and Niles Heckman’s short Supervised. Having found that they […]
With World War Z ranking as one of highest grossing movies of 2013 and The Walking Dead pulling in over 12 million viewers in its Series 3 finale (which aired earlier this year), the zombie genre shows no signs of disappearing anytime soon. It’s no secret to regular visitors to DN that we’re big fans […]
The brief description which reads, two former baseball players trying to survive a zombie apocalypse may be serviceable as a short synopsis for Jeremy Gardner’s debut feature The Battery, but it in no way conveys the inventive originality or measured directing assurance which imbues every frame of the film. Thankfully Jeremy is on hand to do that in our interview this week.
After the success of their slightly disturbing live-action/animation film Drained, writer/director Nick Peterson once again teams up with actor Jon Heder (taking up the producer role) to start production on their latest short The Visitant. Described as an edge-of-your seat supernatural horror, Peterson’s latest film is the story of a mother who battles to protect […]
I have to admit that I’m more than a little addicted to the strange worlds which are the result of the collaboration between filmmaker Czlowiek Kamera and photographer Nishe. A couple weeks ago we posted their journey into the unknown promo for Tkacz’s Śnienie, which featured a young woman literally searching for herself. Now things […]
Written and directed by Guillermo Arriaga, the man behind the narratives of Alejandro González Iñárritu’s trilogy of death and shot by Steven Spielberg’s regular cinematographer Janusz Kaminski. The incredible production values on show in short thriller/horror Broken Night really shouldn’t come as a surprise – even though the short was shot entirely on the reasonably […]
OK, Dan Gitsham’s previous films might have you convinced that peeking between your fingers is the de facto sensible viewing position for his work, but trust me, his trailer for the 20th anniversary of the Dead by Dawn horror festival features balloons and a clown. How scary could it possibly be?