Don't Peek

Don't Peek

Produced during the Covid-19 lockdown in Los Angeles, Don’t Peek is a horror short film that explores how our comforting entertainment devices, like a video game console, can be a vector for evil to communicate with and enter the real world.

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Julian Terry




Director: Julian Terry
Producer: Julian Terry, Alexander Anderson, Katie C'etta
Screenwriter: Julian Terry
Cinematographer: Julian Terry
Editor: Julian Terry
Production Designer: Julian Terry, Katie C'etta
Sound Designer: Christina Gonzalez
Music: Alex Winkler
Principal Cast: Katie C'etta, Alexander Anderson
Additional Credits: Flame Artist: Tim Hendrix, Sprite Artist: Eric Bradford, VFX Support: Noa Graffics, Gaffer: Alexander Anderson


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Julian Terry
Nightlight Motion Pictures
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Julian Terry
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Genre: Horror, Short Film
Screening Section: Midnight Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Narrative Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 6 mins