From director Tony Jopia (interview), the filmmaker behind Cute Little Buggers and the executive producer of The Hive, Good Tidings, and Crying Wolf comes the new sci-fi horror comedy Creatures.
In the film, A group of astronomy students gets more than they bargained for after finding an injured alien who is being targeted by a group of bloodthirsty alien Creatures.’
Jopia Productions and Creatures Media LLC wanted to create a Christmas themed creature feature that could sit alongside such classic movies as Night of the Creeps, Critters, Dead Heat, Ghoulies, They Live, and Gremlins.
Our passion lies in melding practical and visual FX. We aim to deliver on the goods by bringing together some creatively nasty SFX, tremendous puppet creature work and VFX work that will blow fans of action, horroromedies truly away.” Director Tony Jopia states.
“Creatures will definitely be delivering a Red Christmas this year! We’re super excited to be making our biggest movie yet, it’s going to be a non-stop action, sci-fi, horror comedy packed with badass nasty aliens and one adorable little bugger that YULE definitely
want for Christmas.”
Co-Producer and leading star Romain Barber says “We’re lucky to have
such a fabulous cast and crew of creatives on board that we just can’t
wait to get the cameras rolling on our festively themed creature feature,
you guys are going to love it!!”
Producer Stu Jopia says, “Creatures’ is for all the fans of 80s pint sized
creature feature movies. It really does has a bit of everything, action,
comedy, sci-fi thrills and tonnes of gore, a true love letter to movies that I
grew up with.”
Creatureswill have a festive theatrical and physical release this Christmas 2020. Now in post-production, Creatures was shot in February 2020 in Oxfordshire, U.K.