Short Films


Terminal Reflections (2016)

Deep in the dreary impenetrable badlands of 2415’s Pacific Northwest, a lone adventurer seeks her future.

But in order to find her future, she must find her past — and her past may not be what she likes.



  • Writer/Director: Edward Martin III (IMDB listing)
  • Producer: Amber Bariaktari (IMDB listing)
  • Director of Photography: Ryan K. Johnson (IMDB listing)
  • Key Makeup: Raenell Jones (IMDB listing)
  • Assistant Camera: Alexander Frasier
  • Production Assistant: Max Zabell
  • Production Photographer: Raine Rucker
  • Location Masters: Sean Larabee and Diana Larabee
  • Composer: Cyoakha Grace O’Manion (IMDB listing)
  • Special Thanks: Leo Darlin at Hidden Rose Tattoo


on set of Terminal Reflections
©2016 Hellbender Media Photography by Raine Rucker (Earth Worshipper Photography)
©2016 Hellbender Media and Bullet Dance Films Photography by Raine Rucker
©2017 Hellbender Media Photography by Raine Rucker

Full House (2016)

As part of the Lovecraft Under the Gun competition, Hellbender Media and Bullet Dance Films joined forces with a talented group of filmmakers and in a period of 72 hours, created a complex and terrifying “Slice of Life” story that includes the Major Players of the Lovecraft pantheon.


  • Shub-Niggurath: Kristin Barrett
  • Cthulhu: Gaelle Lola Beauvais
  • Hastur: Lien Mya Nguyen
  • Yig: Jason Reynolds
  • Azathoth: Donald Wright
  • Nyarlathotep: Billy Burgess, Mike Burris, Jonah Calhoun, Colby Dahlstrom, John Hauptman, Jennifer Jordan, Bill Kelly, Marisa Roberts-Hauptman, Drake Roberts, Nyssa Hope Rogers, Samm Rondeau, Raine Rucker, Asha Sawyer


  • Written and Directed by: Edward Martin III
  • Produced by: Amber Bariaktari
  • Produced by: Donald Wright
  • Director of Photography: Lisa Sherman
  • Assistant Director: Michael Harbour
  • Sound Mixer: Daniel Smith
  • Edited: Edward Martin III
  • Assistant Gaffer: Matt Brennan
  • Clapper Loader: Jonah Calhoun
  • Key Makeup: Nyssa Hope Rogers
  • Production Assistant: Raine Rucker
  • Production Assistant: Colby Dahlstrom
  • Production Assistant: Joe Rodgers
  • Special Props: Brian Bloom
  • Runner: Patrick Sherman