A metaphysical thriller
for the digital generation

Brain Hack

Client | Desperate Optimists

Neurotheology, technology, science, conspiracy theories, simulation, deception, psychosis, suspense, fear, excitement, mystery, revelation and surprise. Short film, Brain Hack manages to hold many themes, levels, and emotions together in a metaphysical thriller for the digital generation. Two students create a short-cut to induce hallucinogenic visions of God, and find themselves hunted by a deadly religious sect.

The Brain Hack was written and directed by young British animator and director Joseph White, and co-produced by LWH Entertainment and Bullion productions and was designed for online viewing, removing the low, atmospheric, photographic movies with feature-like pacing.

Fonic provided full audio post production.

Services
  • Sound editing & restoration
  • Foley services
  • Sound design
  • Mixing / Dubbing
  • Sound supervision
  • Voice recording & editing

Neurotheology, technology, science, conspiracy theories, simulation, deception, psychosis, suspense, fear, excitement, mystery, revelation and surprise. Short film, Brain Hack manages to hold many themes, levels, and emotions together in a metaphysical thriller for the digital generation. Two students create a short-cut to induce hallucinogenic visions of God, and find themselves hunted by a deadly religious sect.

The Brain Hack was written and directed by young British animator and director Joseph White, and co-produced by LWH Entertainment and Bullion productions and was designed for online viewing, removing the low, atmospheric, photographic movies with feature-like pacing.

Fonic provided full audio post production.

Trivia

WINNER – Best Short – Best Music – Best Actor – The British Horror Film Festival
WINNER – Best Director – Los Angeles Short Film Festival
HONORABLE MENTION – Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival
OFFICIAL SELECTION – London Sci-Fi Film Festival, Boston Science Fiction Film Festival, Big Apple Film Festival, LA Indie Film Fest, Minneapolis Underground Film Festival, British Shorts Berlin.