Our Next Short Film: Visitations

Wasp-Men From Mars! is still making its way through film festivals, but we’re already on to our next short film: Visitations.

Visitations is a story about pursuing one’s passions no matter how scary things can get.

A talented young illustrator becomes obsessed with books on the supernatural. The stories inspire her art but they also fill her nights with dread as she hears noises inside her walls and feels something unnatural lurking outside her window. As her life is invaded by the unknown, she must decide whether her art is worth the nightmares as she approaches a breaking point.

The film shoots this summer and we’re expecting to complete it by October. The crew is made up of members from the Scary Cow filmmaking cooperative.

While we don’t want to overhype this, but the film has a really cool alien in it designed by Dave Haaz-Baroque of Shadow Circus Creature Theatre.

Clips of the alien puppet in progress can be seen on the @creaturetheatre Instagram page.

We’re currently raising money to help with the production through GoFundMe. If you were a fan of Wasp-Men, please consider supporting our next movie.

GeekFest Film Festival – Long Beach Comic Expo

We’re ecstatic to announce that Wasp-Men From Mars! has been selected for the GeekFest Film Festival, a traveling festival that programs films for comic book conventions. The first stop will be at the Long Beach Comic Expo in Long Beach, CA.

Wasp-Men will be shown at the Long Beach Convention Center at 1 PM on Sunday, February 18th. Click here for the full festival schedule.

Members of the cast and crew are planning to attend the convention.

We’ll post future GeekFest festival dates as we hear about them.

Scary Cow Film Festival Update

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported Wasp-Men at the Scary Cow Film Festival on Saturday. It was voted as one of the top films at the festival by Scary Cow members. It also received awards for best directing, original score, sound, visual/special effects, and art direction. Thank you to the cast and crew who worked on the film and made something special.

Wasp-Men World Premiere

We’re thrilled to announce that Wasp-Men From Mars! will have its world premiere at 100% Human Film Festival, organized by Bhinneka Cipta Setara, in Jakarta, Indonesia, on September 24th. 100% Human Film Festival focuses on films celebrating diversity, human rights, gender, and SOGIE (Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Expression), and we’re honored that they chose to include our film in their festival. Special effects artist and “Radio Announcer” voice actor Drew Stephens will be representing the film in Jakarta.

Find out more about the screening on the official website.