Last month, Neill Blomkamp premiered a new short film Zygote through its experimental features from Oats Studios. The fan community definitely wanted more. The story for Zygote is fairly simple about two survivors in the near future at an underground mining facility—trapped with this hideous, most terrifying monster made out of human limbs. Show More Summary
One of this year’s coolest things has unquestionably been Neill Blomkamp’s new independent venture Oats Studios, which has given rise to crazy shorts like Rakka, Firebase, and my personal favorite, Zygote. Without any studio interference, Blomkamp has proven that he’s one of the most original and visionary filmmakers working today. Today, Blomkamp and Oats Studios just […]
Neill Blomkamp has announced his next project: The Gone World, which is supposed to be "Inception meets True Detective."
After temporarily setting aside his film ambitions to focus on his experimental Oats Studios, Neill Blomkamp is set to return to the feature film world to helm an adaptation of the sci-fi thriller The Gone World. Blomkamp is making a faster return to the feature films than I initially thought. Show More Summary
Neill Blomkamp is NOT working on an EVENT HORIZON sequel. There, just needed to get that out of the way asap. Now, if you're unfamiliar with Tom Sweterlitsch’s science-fiction thriller novel THE GONE WORLD, no worries, theShow More Summary
Inception meets True Detective in this science-fiction thriller. It’s not being released until February 2018, but author Tom Sweterlitsch’s The Gone World is already being turned into a feature film. In fact, it was first reported back...Show More Summary
The year is 2013, and Neill Blomkamp is still a promising up-and-coming director riding a wave of positive buzz for his feature film debut, District 9, which earned four Oscar nominations, including one for Best Picture. His new follow-up...Show More Summary
After months of teasers and social media hints, Neill Blomkamp is getting the ball rolling with his experimental short film project Oats Studios. The studio’s latest release is a creepy 22-minute sci-fi short starring Dakota Fanning and Jose Pablo Cantillo as they try to escape an amorphous monster in a remote outpost in the Arctic. Show More Summary
Neill Blomkamp has been killing it with his new short films from Oats Studios. RAKKA was cool, FIRBASE was awesome, and ZYGOTE has one of the coolest alien creatures since THE THING and/or ALIEN. But Blomkamp is still working on feature...Show More Summary
By Matthew Monagle We discuss the idea behind Blomkamp's new studio and why the filmmaker is always striving to create new worlds. The article Neill Blomkamp on Short Films, Oats Studios, and Why He Would Never Borrow From ‘Halo’ appeared first on Film School Rejects.
Director Neill Blomkamp is going to push the edge on storytelling with amazing visual effects with his experimental short films. With his Vancouver-based Oats Studios in its infancy stage, the studio has launched a series of initial short films to let the online audience give feedback and critique the company’s work. Show More Summary
Neill Blomkamp (District 9) has completed a number of shorts as of late. Out of his new Vancouver based studio, Blomkamp has delivered: "The Escape," "Rakka," "Firebase," and now "Zygote." "Zygote" stars Jose Pablo Cantillo and Dakota Fanning. Show More Summary
Zygote is the latest sci-fi short film by Oats Studios, directed by Neill Blomkamp (District 9 and Chappie), about two lone survivors who are stranded in the Arctic. The duo tries to escape from a terrifying monster that is out to erase them from existence. Show More Summary
It looks like we may get a Halo movie, or at least another cinematic project directed by Neill Blomkamp in the future. In a recent Ask Me Anything (AMA) session on Reddit, Blomkamp expressed his love for Halo and his desire to work on the franchise. A user named Strykrol asked, “Any news or possibilities […] Read More: District 9’s Neill Blomkamp wants to work on Halo
Director Neill Blomkamp wants to make District 10 so he can finish the story of Sharlto Copley's Wikus and the alien Christopher.
Filmmaker Neill Blomkamp rose to stardom with critically acclaimed science fiction films District 9, Elysium and Chappie — as each have garnered moderately positive reviews and a financially successful box office return. Leading to the creation of his own film production company, Oats Studios, that explores a series of experimental short films and other content […]
Warning: Gross. Synopsys: Set in the Arctic mine, two stranded lone survivors are forced to fight for their lives, evading and hiding from a new kind of terror. [Oats Studios] The post Neill Blomkamp’s Oats Studios Releases 3rd Sci-Fi Short: Zygote appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
(PG-13, Gore) Neill Blomkamp’s Oats Studios is back with more outstanding nightmare fuel. Dakota Fanning stars in a story about a space colony terrorized by an experiment gone wrong – an assimilating monster that makes the Borg look like Care Bears.
Three alien invasion films from Oats Studio and District 9 director are now on Steam and YouTube — and they’re looking incredibly creepy. Of the three films, the latest, “Zygote,” is by far the most unsettling, featuring a titular creature that will make your skin crawl, and some pretty amazing cinematography. Show More Summary
So we know that Neill Blomkamp very likely isn’t making his Aliens sequel and definitely IS kicking ass with his new Oats Studios venture. But what else is going on in the world of Blomkamp? Any more feature films on the horizon? Speaking with LRM Online, the visionary mind behind District 9, Elysium and Chappie revealed that District […]