Full Short Film

Y SCI FI

 

Science Fiction/ Thriller

14 mins

HD (available as DVD/Bluray/Digital Cinema Package)

Aug 2011

 

 

How would superior life treat us?

Lost in the middle of the countryside at night, three friends hike through the hills becomes a relentless nightmare. Chased through the night Ken, Sal and Mike run from lights in the sky. The pursuers intentions are clearly realised when Ken is brutally murdered for no discernible reason. Exhausted and lost, Sal and Mike must find a way to safety from beings who know their every turn, hiding place and every thought.

 

Official Selection -

International Horror & Sci Fi Festival Phoenix 2012
Phoenix Film Festival 2012
Phoenix Comic Con Film Festival 2012
Chicon 7 International Film Festival 2012
Roswell International Sci-Fi Film Festival 2012
Tri Cities International Fantastic Film Festival 2012

 

Filmed in Oct 2008 and released in 2012, our short film about why we love science fiction storytelling and its importance as a genre is finally online! 

This is a special edition version of the original short film. 

 

Cast 
Mike - Peter Halpin
Sal - Hester Ruoff
Kenn - Femi Houghton
Woman in the car - Becky Keane
Man in the car & The Alien Visitor - Roger Wright
Martina the Stargazer - Melissa Clements

 

Crew


Writer, Producer, Director -  Martin Doyle
Executive Producers  - Tyler Kings, Tracey Conroy
Co Producers - Barbara Van Aken and Beverly Lindsay
Co- Producer  - Noel Flores-Watson
Associate Producer -  Gordon Warnecke
Associate Producer - Akua Obeng Frimpong
Director of Photography - Anna Carrington


Gaffer - Jon Ball 42 Productions
1st Assistant Director  - Irene Maffei
Steadycam - Dave Hughes
Focus Puller - Kendra Cheng
Make Up - Yoyo Tayler
Life Guard  - Chris De Costa

 

CGI Models & Sequences  - Noel Flores-Watson
CGI Annimators - Noel Flores-Watson, Tamsin Aston
Day to Night Conversion - Martin Doyle
Visual Effects - Martin Doyle
Creature Designs -   Noel Flores-Watson
Alien Mask -  Mike Peel
Dog Alien Puppet - Noel Flores-Watson
Set  Builder - Noel Flores-Watson


Editor -  Martin Doyle
Sound Engineers & Sound Master   Marco Lavarone & Nichos  MiSound
ADR  - Marco Lavarone & Nichos  MiSound
Sound Effects - Tim  Atkins
Foley -  Tim Atkins
Music Composed, Arranged & Performed by Elliott Daniels 

D-Cinema Conversion - Carousel Media

 

Special Edition

 

Camera Operators - Martin Doyle,  ' Jack',  Anna Carrington
Sound Design - Stewart Dugdale
Visual Effects and Editing - Martin Doyle
Earth Animation and Model - Gary Tonge

 

Filmed on a Sony EX1. 
Special Edition Filmed with Sony EX1 with Letus 35mm Nikon lenses, Canon 550D
Edited on Avid Media Composer
Effects and Day to Night Conversion - Adobe After Effects