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Eddie The Sleepwalking Cannibal

Short film-SMUSH-screens prior
Monday, October 15, 2012 - 7:30pm
Onetime art star Lars Olafssen is all washed up. Too uninspired to paint, he accepts a teaching stint at a small-time art school in podunk Koda Lake, Canada, where he does double duty as caretaker for the offbeat town's neighborhood weirdo, Eddie. Eddie doesn't speak, doesn't have any friends, and is generally regarded by the townsfolk as a harmless loon, but to Lars he quickly becomes a trusted companion. As their unlikely friendship evolves, a dark and violent secret about Eddie's nocturnal impulses begins to surface. A secret that stirs long-dormant artistic urges in the creatively stunted Lars. A secret that he feels compelled to nurture….
Directed By: 
Boris Rodriguez
Written By: 
Alex Epstein, Jonathan Rannells
Main Cast: 
Thure Lindhardt, Dylan Smith and Georgina Reilly
Produced By: 
Michael A. Dobbin & Boris Rodriguez