Star of stage, screen and page Tristan Risk takes her first foray into directing with debut film PARLOUR TRICKS. The film will be touring the festival circuit later in 2018 and we’ll share more with you on the run up to the release.
In the meantime, here’s the official press release from Bad Cookie Pictures.
“We are thrilled to announce that House of Hiss, in partnership with Bad Cookie Pictures has entered post production on Parlour Tricks, a new horror-comedy short from the wacky mind of Tristan Risk. Risk, well known on the horror scene from American Mary, Frankenstein Created Bikers, Aliens ate my homework, Ayla, and ABC’s of Death 2. Set in the 1920’s, Parlour Tricksfollows a family who summon an unexpected guest during an unusual seance.
The film stars several well known Vancouver performers such as Gidget Gravedigger (Caravan of Creeps, Dark Entries podcast, Abracadaver Cabaret), Emma Eldritch( Abracadaver Cabaret, Dark Entries podcast, Osculum Infame), Tyler Nichols (Howard Lovecraft and the undersea kingdom, 28 Geeks Later), and Sean Covernton (Princess Blasteroid, The Basketball Game, Trick or Treat:The Halloween Party).
Also behind the camera, Cinematographer and Editor Jordan Barnes-Crouse (Extra-Ordinary Amy, Ghost Can, The Sleep of Endymion) and Producer/Production Designer Topher Graham (The Man in the Rabbit Mask, Punks Vs. Lizards, Madre De Dios) with additional support from Selena Raskin, Ben Gammound, and Burns the Dragon. Beyond this, the film will also feature an original score by Chase Horseman (La Quinceanera, El Gigante).