Here at The Unheard Nerd we welcome all kinds of media and will gladly share our findings from the net with you the reader. As your probably already aware, I love film and in a semi regular feature I will share with you some of the excellent short films hiding away on the internet.
October 2015 sees the release of Fire City: End of Days. The film was directed by visual effects maestro Tom Woodruff Jnr, one of the founding members of special visual effects company Amalgamated Dynamics Inc.
Fire City End of Days was backed by a successful Kickstarter (Warning Spoilers in link) campaign back in 2013. As part of the creation, test footage was shot (which the big studios saw and offered money for the rights. They were turned away) as well as this short film.
Christopher, a greedy demon full of grand designs, hedges his bet with a visit to the Interpreter, a fortune teller in the demon world. He’s seeing signs, but do they predict fortune or doom?
Don’t forget to read my full review of the finished film, Fire City: End of Days.
Also, here’s some equally brilliant test footage for what was originally titled Fire City: A Demon In The Darkness.