One film that’s playing at this year’s SXSW Film Festival has really gotten our attention, and if you’re as curious about the Blaine Brothers’ darkly comedic romantic horror story Nina Forever as we are, then you’ll want to check out its new teaser trailer, which arrived today courtesy of Indiewire.
The film (dubbed a “fucked up fairy tale”) was written and directed by Chris Blaine and Ben Blaine; its cast includes Abigail Hardingham, Cian Barry, Fiona O’Shaughnessy, Elizabeth Elvin, and David Troughton.
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Nina Forever, which is having its World Premiere on Saturday, March 14th, at 9:00 PM in the Alamo Lamar A, will also screen on the following dates:
Tuesday, March 17th, at 6:30PM – Alamo Ritz
Friday, March 20th, at 11:30 PM – Stateside Theatre
Holly wants to save Rob and has fallen in love with him. She is training to be a paramedic and works a dead end job in a supermarket, where Rob is the only remarkable thing although he’s lost and angry since the death of his girlfriend, Nina.
Drawn into a relationship, the first time they’re in bed together, so is Nina. A tangled and bloody mess of broken limbs, she is very much dead but still here, still talking, still angry…
However, Holly doesn’t freak out and run. She is determined to be the one who heals Rob’s wounds. She can deal with the dead girl sharing their bed, their lives, their minds. If it’s what Rob needs, it’s what Holly will do, whatever the consequences…
The SXSW Film Conference and Festival will take place March 13-21, 2015, in Austin, Texas. Be sure to visit the official SWSW 2015 website for the full lineup and more info.