The Call of Farqunglu

An H.P. Lovecraft parody. In Arkham, MA, the Cult of Farqunglu gathers to unleash an ancient evil onto the world. A group of plucky investigators fight to stop them. But even if they win, will they be prepared to face the wrath of civil litigation?
The answer will be revealed...
When the stars are right...

  • Kris Theorin
    Director
    Retreat, Alien Communications, Gumball
  • Kurtis Theorin
    Writer
    Alien Communications
  • Amy Theorin
    Producer
    Retreat, Alien Communications, Gumball
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Student
  • Genres:
    HPLovecraft, Scifi, Brickfilm, stopmotion, animation
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 50 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    December 29, 2012
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • HollyShorts Film Festival
  • Fresh Takes Film Festival

    Best Animation
  • Off shoot educational film festival

    Best Student Animation
  • NFFTY

    Audience Choice
  • Phillip K. Dick Film Festival
  • Boston Science Fiction Film Festival
Director Biography - Kris Theorin

Kris and Kurtis Theorin, a pair of young film making brothers from Pennsylvania, have been making films together since they were 10 years old. Their films include a series of stop motion animated shorts of which several, including The Call of Farqunglu, played at festivals around the country. Their live action short 'Retreat' recently played at HollyShorts 2014. They really need to get out of the house more often.

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