The horrifying 150-year-old mystery of Edgar Allan Poe’s perverse masterpiece—solved at last.
Legendary detective C. Auguste Dupin matches wits with mastermind Prisoner X. After several brutal crimes have been committed, Dupin must reveal whether the perpetrator is an insane victim of the supernatural—or a psychotic genius. Elegant visuals and haunting melodies intertwine to breathe new life into an eerie tale of rotting flesh.
Directed by J W Rinzler; Art by Greg Knight
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“Riddle of the Black Cat is a terrific and surprising animated interpretation of Poe’s story that I have to think Poe would have liked in all its aspects, perhaps especially in the protagonist’s urgent performance.” – David Webb Peoples, screenwriter, Blade Runner and Unforgiven.
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Provincetown Int’l Film Festival, June 19-23, 2013
Montreal World Film Festival, August 22-September 3, 2013
Buffalo Int’l Film Festival, October 3-6, 2013
Cyprus Int’l Film Festival, October 12-18, 2013