SXSW: First look at horror short SEEK
Ahead of its debut at South by Southwest film festival in Austin, Texas, the first trailer for the horror short SEEK from co-writer/director Aaron Morgan and co-writer/producer Eric Vespe has been unveiled. The teaser can be viewed in the player below!
The plot description reads as follows:
Two sisters have been driving all night when they come across a dilapidated roadside park and bathroom. Horrific events follow when one of them stumbles upon a strange message and a mischievous resident that wants to play a terrifying game.
The short stars Allisyn Snyder (NBC’s AP Bio), Clare Grant (Robot Chicken, Changeland), Steve Agee (Guardians Of The Galaxy 2, and the upcoming The Suicide Squad),and Sarah Anne Williams (League Of Legends) as the Lonely Child. It also features practical effects by two-time Academy Award Nominee Arjen Tuiten (Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil, Wonder, Pan’s Labyrinth, Ghostbusters: Afterlife) based on designs by WETA Workshop.
In addition to Vespe, the horror short is produced by by Paul Gandersman and Peter Hall and executive produced by Kaela Morgan.
Rian Johnson (Knives Out) has praised the short as “Well crafted, top to bottom. Creepy, effective and beautiful.”
SEEK will make its SXSW debut on Saturday, March 14 at 9 p.m.