We’ve been following the film Artik, written and directed by Tom Botchii Skowronski, for several months now. We recently got a new behind-the-scenes featurette that’s further whetting our appetites for this atmospheric creeper. In the video, production designer Chris Scott discusses creating the film’s unique (and fiercely intimidating) torture chair!
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Artik stars Chase Williamson and Matt Mercer weigh in on what it was like to spend time in the contraption for filming. Give it a spin below, followed by the synopsis and trailer for Artik, slated for a release sometime this Summer.
In addition to Williamson and Mercer, Artik stars Lauren Ashley Carter, Jerry G Angelo, and David Robbins.
Artik centers around a family-run sunflower farm, where comic-book obsessed serial killer Artik, his life partner Flin, and their family of foster kids are on the hunt for the ultimate comic-book hero until Holton, an AA attending straight-edge, punk purist, comes between them.