Death Metal is a practical effects driven horror-comedy short film about a metalhead who inherits a Satanic guitar that riffs to shreds. It premiered at Fantasia in 2016 and went on to play 100+ film festivals including Sitges and Fantastic Fest.
Death Metal is written and directed by Chris McInroy (Bad Guy #2). And produced by Berndt Mader, Ben Steinbauer, Veronica Leon, Denny Phillips and Kris Phipps. Special effects were done by Eric Zapata, who was on 2 seasons of Face Off. McInroy’s newest short film, We Summoned A Demon, just started playing film festivals and his next project is writing and directing a segment for the upcoming horror anthology Scare Package.