“After Ethan Barker’s wish for reciprocated love is granted in a deal with the Devil, his life unexpectedly descends into an inescapable Hell of its own. In ‘Mephisto’, we see the chillingly macabre meeting with the Devil in which Ethan’s attempt to void his soul-consuming contract is met with an unsettling conclusion”
A film by Miguel Santana
Produced for my second year at The University of Hertfordshire, for a VFX degree. Shot on a Canon 5D Mark II. Watch all the way through for the VFX Breakdowns!
Written, Produced and Directed by: Miguel Santana
Cinematography: Miguel Santana
Editing, Colour Grading and VFX: Miguel Santana
Additional VFX: Mario Maruska
Grip, Gaffer: Sol Rogers
On-Set VFX Supervisor: Mario Maruska
1st Assistant Director: Daryl Atkins
Makeup: Emily Dodge
Sound Recordist: Ioannis Pavlides
Production Assistant: Carrie Harwood
Mephisto: Des Brittain
Ethan Barker: Dan Richardson
Isabella: Lucy Drive
Winner of Grand Prix prize at the UH Animation expose film festival.
Thank you to all those who have supported me throughout this epic journey.
Visit me at miguelsantana.net