NOTLDWH

NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEEPWATER HORIZON

A Gulf Coast Oil Spill Zombie Flick

(2M/3F) | 45 minutes

Part puppet show, part zombie movie, this docu-drama/slasher flick mash-up combines first-hand accounts, newsreel footage and lo-fi charm to explore the 2010 Gulf Coast Oil Spill through the lens of George Romero’s original Night of the Living Dead. A foxy boxing match that is both slippery and toxic!

Originally presented June 25, 2013 as a part of ANT FEST 2013 @ Ars Nova, New York, NY

Directed by Bridget Leak

puppet design by Joan Racho-Jansen

featuring: Julia Darden, Alexandra Dickson, Lash Dooley, Trey Tatum & Amber Quick

and shadowcasting George A. Romero's Night of the Living Dead, in the public domain

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