Liverpool/London, UK – 4th March 2016 – Slaughtered Bird Creations and Dragon Egg Media’s debut film collaboration, Burn, has wrapped and entered post-production. The short psychological horror – directed by Judson Vaughan, creator of Pedro and the multi award-winning Soul Breaker – was filmed during February in Hertfordshire and north London, UK, over three days.
After several local disappearances prompt a nationwide manhunt, Burn focusses on Peter and Louise – two of many gripped by media-induced fear. When their son, Charlie, is born, the pair must find a way of raising him amid continuing public hysteria and incomprehensible personal tragedy.
Starring Max Cavenham and Emma Kelly, the story is the brainchild of www.TheSlaughteredBird.com co-owner, Chris Barnes, and – in partnership with Vaughan’s Dragon Egg Media label – will become the first project released under production umbrella, Slaughtered Bird Creations. Incorporating its creators’ love of precise tension-building, Burn’s approach is both patient and unrelenting, stunningly captured by Joaquim Barreto’s cinematography, and brings classic psychological horror to the forefront of independent British cinema once again.
Find out more about Burn here –
IMDb: Burn (2016)
Chris and Judson are both available for interviews.
Slaughtered Bird Creations
Judson Vaughan’s Dragon Egg Media