Giant Squid


DIMLY LIT FILMS: THE FIRST FOUR SHORTS has been released on DVD! The disc contains all four of the shorts released by Dimly Lit Films between 2009 and 2013, as well as bonus features like a never before seen deleted clip from "FRANTIC UNDEAD", making of "GIANT SQUID" featurettes, and the trailers for all four films. The total runtime of →

“Giant Squid” Makes an appearance at G-Fest XX


Recently, "Giant Squid" was an Official Selection of the first annual G-Fest XX film-stival in Rosemont, IL. The long running kaiju film convention which took place on July 12-14th, 2013, also showed films like "Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla,"among others, and had a tribute to Ray Harryhausen. "Giant Squid" was well received. In a quote from the festival director..."Giant Squid was very popular →

“Giant Squid” @ 6th Annual B-Movie Celebration!

As previously mentioned, "Giant Squid" will be appearing as part of the 6th Annual B-Movie Celebration. The international b-movie festival takes place on September 14th and 15th in Columbus, Indiana at the YES Theatre. Showtimes have recently been posted and "Giant Squid" will be showing on Saturday morning at 10am. The short is paired with the feature length "Virgin Beach →

GIANT SQUID included in 6th annual B-Movie Celebration!

I am pleased to announce that Dimly Lit Films' second short "GIANT SQUID" will be included in this year's B-Movie Celebration which takes place September 14th-16th in Columbus, Indiana. There will be more info to come, but for right now you can check out the trailers for the international selection of films at

“Giant Squid” @ 2011 Atlanta Horror Film Festival!

I'm very excited to announce that "Giant Squid" is an Official Selection of the Atlanta Horror Film Festival (Sept. 15th-17th)! It will be shown as part of their opening night "Exp-ERIE-mental and Animated Shorts" block on Thursday, September 15th, at 9pm! You don't want to miss this great chance to see the animated short surrounded by the →

“Giant Squid” @ 15 Minutes of Fame Festival on July 23rd!

15 minutes of fame film festival

"Giant Squid" will be playing in the 1pm Matinee Block of films this Saturday (between films from S. Korea and India) @ the 15 Minutes of Fame Film Festival in Palm Bay, FL. The Festival takes place at the Palm Bay Dollar Movies at 160 Malabar Rd. Tickets are $2.00 each. It's a fantastic excuse →

“Giant Squid” to Premiere at “15 Minutes of Fame” International Festival of Short Films on July 23rd

I'm very pleased to announce that DIMLY LIT FILMS' "Giant Squid" is an Official Selection of the 2011 "15 Minutes of Fame" International Festival of Short Films, to be held in Palm Bay, Florida, on July 23. This will be the animated short's world festival premiere. More details to follow in a few days...

New HD Trailer for “Giant Squid”!!

Short clips from upcoming “Giant Squid”

Here are some short clips from the upcoming "Giant Squid." Thanks, everyone, for all the support. By popular demand, I'll be putting a full trailer together in a couple months. Still on track for an August completion.

The making of “Giant Squid,” part 3

The making of “Giant Squid,” parts 1 and 2

This is a bit of a time filler, but since I didn't document any of the making of "Frantic Undead," I thought it might be fun to make short segments about the process of this one as its being constructed. View at your own risk.

“Giant Squid” teaser trailer