Abruptio Brings Puppets to Fantaspoa
After Winning Audience Award for Best FX at Panic Fest
Puppet Horror Film Screens Next in Porto Alegre
Featuring the Voices of James Marsters, Jordan Peele,
Hana Mae Lee, Robert Englund, Sid Haig,
Christopher McDonald & Rich Fulcher
Screens April 28 and 30
““Abruptio” is astonishing — a film full of puppets that probes the depth of humanity.” — Morbidly Beautiful
“A trippy, gory puppet horror masterpiece” — 1428 Elm
“A maniacally bizarre and wholly disturbing film, this story of coping mechanisms, humanity’s darkness, and unrelenting guilt will knock you off your feet.” — Reel News Daily
“Audacious, charming, and full of macabre humor” — Horror DNA
Porto Alegre, BR — HellBent Pictures is excited to announce the Latin American Premiere of Evan Marlowe’s life-sized puppet horror Abruptio at Fantaspoa, Brazil’s acclaimed genre festival returning to in-person screenings. Comedy, mystery, blood, A-List voices, action, and puppets combine in the first-of-its-kind surrealistic horror/thriller.
Abruptio features the voice talents of James Marsters (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”), Hana Mae Lee (Pitch Perfect), Jordan Peele (Nope), Christopher McDonald (The Faculty), Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street), Darren Darnborough (“True Blood”), Rich Fulcher (“Rick and Morty”), and the iconic Sid Haig (House of 1000 Corpses) in one of his final roles.
After years in production, Abruptio is screening at festivals around the world. At Kansas City’s Panic Fest, Marlowe took home the Audience Award for Best FX, Feature Film. The film will next screen in person at Fantaspoa on April 28 and April 30.