It isn’t often that fan-made materials are utilized as part of the marketing campaign for a major motion picture, but in the case of Alien: Covenant, when the powers-that-be saw what video artist Zev Deans had come up with, they couldn’t pass up the opportunity to make sure the rest of us did too.
Deans has made a horrifying original short film inspired by Alien that will absolutely blow your mind, and you can check it out here along with several behind-the-scenes photos courtesy of Crypt TV on Facebook.
Look for Alien: Covenant (review) in the U.S. on May 19th with select preview screenings occurring the night before
Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Jussie Smollett, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England, and Benjamin Rigby star in Alien: Covenant. Ridley Scott directed the film, which was written by John Logan and Dante Harper based on a story by Jack Paglen and Michael Green.
Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape.