The Dark Companion
Posted in 2013, Fantasy, Short Films, USA
Written/Directed by Darrell C. Hazelrig; Produced by Sam Carter
Howard (a puppet) has an existential crisis and nervous breakdown when he, and only he, can see his puppeteer… a featureless, humanoid shape that always looms over him, that he calls his “Dark Companion”. His relationship with his wife and friends quickly breakdown, when no one believes him, forcing Howard to take drastic measures.