THE ABCs OF DEATH became one of the most talked about genre films of 2012/13. Hugely ambitious and immensely challenging, it was unlike anything fans had ever seen. Many loved it and a hell of a lot detested it – but the film was such a creative and financial success that Timpson Films, Drafthouse Films and Magnolia Pictures set forth on the creation of a sequel. The producers signed up 25 of the most exciting and innovative genre directors from around the globe… but there are 26 letters in the English alphabet – and once again, we find ourselves searching far and wide to find… THE 26TH DIRECTOR!
One lucky winner will become the ABCs OF DEATH 2’s 26th director, receiving five thousand dollars cash and having their work included in the finished feature film alongside some of the world”s best talent. But even if you don’t win, you could be discovered through this competition! Every submitted short will be featured on the ABCs OF DEATH 2 website to intrigue, sicken, terrify and crack up audiences across the globe. Also, a selection of the audience favorites will be included on the DVD/Bluray.
Last year Canadian Chris Nash made the brilliant T is for THREAD. He didn’t win the comp but he won a lot of attention. This year he’s back onboard as an official director in the ABCs Of Death 2. So if you’re thinking the odds are very slim to win, just remember there are many ways to skin a cat.
If you think you have what it takes, head over to the competition website to enter – http://26th.abcsofdeathpart2.com/