The Brain That Wouldn’t Die USA

82 min | Narrative | 2020

Directed by
Derek Carl

Produced by
Derek Carl, Hank Huffman, Molly Preston, and Daniel Timothy Treacy

Written by
Rex Carlton , Joseph Green, Hank Huffman

Rachael Perrell Fosket, Patrick D. Green, David Withers, Jason Reynolds

Festivals and Awards

Δ Won, Director’s Prize, Director’s Choice
Chicago Horror Film Festival 2020

Δ Won, Festival Award, Best Horror Comedy Feature
Hollywood Horrorfest 2020

Nightmares Film Festival

Live virtual screening on Saturday, Dec. 5th @ 9:30pm PST with filmmaker Q&A to follow.

After a fateful car accident, a gifted surgeon revives his fiancée’s severed head in hopes of finding her a new body.


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