“Pupil” – March 2020

A scientist has created life, but his star pupil is growing too big for its jar…This short film was created using cable-control creature effects, fake blood tube effects, and DIY filmmaking techniques.

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“A Gift” – Dec. 2019

Celebrate the Holiday Season with this Holiday horror tale about a reclusive human as he attends a bizarre social gathering. This short film was created using special effects makeup prosthetics and DIY filmmaking techniques.

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Behind the scenes for the short film “A Gift”, created with prosthetic makeup effects, DIY filmmaking techniques, and a great cast & crew!

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“Have a Good Day” – Nov. 2019

Daily frustrations manifest themselves as violent disembodied hands in this short film created with no budget, DIY practical effects, and DIY filimmaking techniques. Shot with GoPro on a homemade snorricam rig.

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Go behind the scenes of “Have a Good Day” and see how this no-budget short film was created using a DIY Snorricam Rig for a GoPro, makeup effects, and (of course) real fake blood.

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About

Real Fake Blood Films produces low budget short films using only DIY filmmaking techniques and practical effects.

Benjamin Martian is the co-creator and executive producer of the animated fantasy/comedy series Tigtone on Adult Swim. As the director, producer, and host of the popular web-series Homemade Movies he honed his MacGuyver-esque, DIY approach to filmmaking. However, he has been making no-budget short films since he was a teenager. He is a horror-hound, effects junkie, a film fanatic, and father of two, who still manages to make movies–even with no budget, limited resources, and limited time.

“Treats” – Oct. 2019

A punk kid tries to steal candy from the wrong trick’or treater.

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Blood’n guts! Make-up! Practical effects! Go behind the scenes for the first short in the Real Fake Blood Films series “Treats”!

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