Garo Setian’s award-winning sci-fi comedy debut, Automation, is getting a limited theatrical release on November 29 from Epic Pictures Group and DREAD. The film will follow suit with a VOD/Blu-Ray release on December 3 and the official trailer and poster are now online for your sampling.
A workplace robot, AUTO, transforms into a killing machine when he discovers he will be replaced by a more efficient model.
Setian directed, produced and edited the film. He co-penned the project with Rolfe Kanefsky and Matthew L. Schaffer, and with a cast that includes Elissa Dowling (We Are Still Here), Parry Shen (The Hatchet films), genre multi-hyphenate Graham Skipper (Almost Human, Re-Animator the Musical), Sarah French and Scream Queen Sadie Katz.
Automation hails from Setian’s Hungry Monster Entertainment, and can now be pre-ordered on Blu-Ray which hosts separate commentaries with Setian and Writer Rolfe Kanefsky and Setian and Anahit Setian with Producer Dan Bowen, as well as deleted and alternate scenes, bloopers, Behind The Scenes featurettes Writing The Screenplay and Building “Auto” with “Evil’ Ted, “Auto’s Voice” An Interview With VO Artist Jim Tasker, and bonus interviews with cast and crew!