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The Haunted Swordsman

Screens with The Brain that Wouldn't Die and the following shorts: A Wake | Becky | The Haunted Swordsman | The Infiltration | Make A Wish | The Popping | The Teachers

Los Angeles Premiere
Monday, October 12, 2020 - 4:00am
Run Time: 
16 mins 32 seconds
In this epic handcrafted puppet film, a lone samurai and his odd companion, a cursed severed head, seek vengeance in a haunted world.
Directed by: 
Kevin McTurk
Produced by: 
Kevin McTurk
Executive Producer(s): 
Lisa Henson, Heather Henson, Elias Savada, Sultan Saeed Darmaki, Jason Speer
Written by: 
Tab Murphy
Main Cast: 
Jason Scott Lee, James Hong, Franka Potente, Christopher Lloyd
About the Director(s): 

A professional creature effects artist, cinematographer, model maker, and puppeteer, Kevin McTurk has been working in the effects industry for over 20 years. A graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Film Production, Kevin moved to Los Angeles in 1992 and began his career in special make-up effects at Stan Winston Studios, working on Batman Returns, Interview with a Vampire, and the Jurassic Park films. He has worked for many effects companies over the more