I do love a good creature film, and I love a well done sci-fi film. So, when a fun looking scifi-creature short passes through my inbox, I’m gonna take notice!! The Boogeys is written and directed by Sanjay F. Sharma and stars Andrew Troy, Doug Jones, Cathleen Mason, Ron Roggé, Jordu Schell, Douglas Tait, and Trip Hope. The Boogeys is having its world premiere at the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival on July 16, 2017, and will then be making it’s rounds on the film festival circuit. Read on for the press release:
THE BOOGEYS ~ Alien Overlords Harvesting Children in Gritty Creature Short
There’s an impressive short called THE BOOGEYS that’s having it’s world premiere at Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival in Korea this week. The filmmakers are giving us a sneak peek before the premiere!
THE BOOGEYS ~ This dark and gritty sci-fi horror creature short from director Sanjay F. Sharma (known for underground cult feature Arcanum), features amazing vfx, an original creature from Jordu Schell (known for Avatar, Hellboy, Planet of the Apes) and cinematography by Brad Shield (known for Spider-Man: Homecoming, The Avengers, X-Men Origins). The cast includes outstanding genre actors, such as Doug Jones (Hellboy I & II, Star Trek: Discovery), Andrew Troy (The Killing Pact, Riot, The Brink), Ron Rogge (Stranger Things, Sleepy Hollow), Douglas Tait (Grimm, Teen Wolf, The Quest), Trip Hope (The Human Race, 30 Days of Night: Blood Trails), Jordu Schell (Making Monsters), Cathleen Mason (Snatchers), Tyler Johnson (Annabelle: Creation), Dustin Quick, and Kyle Mason.
Synopsis: On a future Earth transformed into a planetary ghetto by alien overlords, Dawkins, a cop-turned-pickpocket, tracks down a missing child about to be sold to the ‘Boogeys.’ The encounter will determine the child’s fate and his redemption.
Where can you see the movie? The world premiere is at BIFAN, followed by screenings at genre fests around the world. The offical online release is planned for Summer 2018.
In the meantime, don’t let The Boogeys get ya!
Now dig on the trailer and let me know what you think: