This film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from October 1, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film on Eventive.
This handcrafted live-action samurai short film uses bunraku puppetry and practical effects to tell an epic tale set in a world of demons and ghosts. A lone samurai and his odd companion, a cursed severed head, seek vengeance in a haunted world.
Director: Kevin McTurk
Writer: Tab Murphy
Director of Photography: Bennett Cerf
Cast: Jason Scott Lee, James Hong, Franka Potente, Christopher Lloyd
From an epic tale set in a world of demons and ghosts, to a married couple’s racy date night, to a dangerous game of Russian Roulette, this program is a medley of films from a darker realm. — Eseel Borlasa