the dud

The Dud Poster
The Dud Poster

In a not-so-far-off future, you are born into a society of cyborg clones. Something isn’t right, you can feel it. Fortunately, you aren’t alone; your technician, 62 is there to help. He and his assistant might be in a little bit over their heads this time when the boss finds out that mistakes have been made and a specialist needs to be called in…


The Dud is a first person sci-fi immersive cinematic experience in 360 video. Manifest Creative Studios is proud to announce our first formal entry into non-commercial cinematic production for film festivals. The film is completed, but has not yet been released to the public.

Nathan and I hope you enjoy the fruit of our labor! 


The two of us created this short film by ourselves. It was written and planned over about 2 months, shot in just two days with no crew, and edited over the course of a few months.

We saw it as an exercise in minimalist production for maximum story in a new an rapidly evolving medium. We tried to simplify the technical challenges and limitations inherent in a complex production and built the experience to use the 360 medium in a way that reinforced the narrative’s emotional impact. It was fun!

FYI the film is in monoscopic equirectangular format.

Contact

fill out our project questionnaire and a member of our team will contact you to schedule a free consultation! let manifest creative studios put the power of creativity to work for your buisiness. contact us today to get started.

Drop us a line:

why hire manifest creative studios for all of your creative needs? check out our company profile to learn more about what sets us apart from our competitors.