1. An office stiff wakes up in an alley mysteriously covered in blood. In the aftermath, he attracts the attention of his beautiful coworker, granting him a new lease on life …but something strange is afoot.

    •••WINNER••• CANAL + GRAND PRIX - COURT-MÉTRAGE - L'ETRANGE FESTIVAL 2015

    Check out our brand new Staff Picked sci-fi short THEREFORE I AM - vimeo.com/129969087

    thegreymattermovie.com
    facebook.com/TheGreyMatterMovie
    twitter.com/the_grey_matter
    imdb.com/title/tt2958318/

    TRAILER: vimeo.com/88676234
    OPENING CREDITS (Deleted Scene): vimeo.com/86454868
    Original Soundtrack by Ron Patane - itun.es/us/yz6-4

    Film Festivals:
    L'ETRANGE FESTIVAL - Paris, France - September, 2015 - •••WINNER••• CANAL + GRAND PRIX - COURT-MÉTRAGE
    MOTELX - Lisbon, Portugal - September, 2015
    BONEBAT COMEDY OF HORRORS - Seattle, WA April, 2015
    LITTLE HORRORS - Toronto, Canada - January, 2015
    NITEHAWK SHORTS FESTIVAL - Brooklyn, NY - November, 2014
    SHOW ME SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL - Auckland, NZ - November, 2014
    SIDEWALK FILM FESTIVAL - Birmingham, AL - August, 2014
    SAN ANTONIO FILM FESTIVAL - San Antonio, TX - July, 2014
    BROOKLYN FILM FESTIVAL - Brooklyn, NY - May, 2014

    Starring:
    EBON MOSS-BACHRACH (Girls, John Adams)
    LUCY WALTERS (Shame, Power)
    CARTER ROY (Found Footage 3D)
    JASON GRIFFITH
    DEBRA ZANE
    THOM WOODLEY

    Directed by - THE MCCOUBREY BROTHERS mccoubreybrothers.com
    Written by - PETER MCCOUBREY

    Director of Photography - LUKE MCCOUBREY lukemccoubrey.com
    Editor & Composer - RON PATANE (A Most Violent Year, Blue Valentine) ronpatane.com
    Produced by - ASHLEA HARTZ
    Co-Producer - IRENE FITZSIMMONS
    Costume Designer - MALGOSIA TURZANSKA (Ain't Them Bodies Saints, In a Valley of Violence) turzanska.com
    Production Designer : STEPHANIE BARKLEY barkley.prosite.com
    Executive Produced by - LUKE MCCOUBREY, PETER MCCOUBREY, & EMILY WIEDEMANN
    Creature & Make Up FX - TATE STEINSIEK (SyFy's Face Off, The Amazing Spider-Man) illwilled.com
    VFX - PHOSPHENE FX (Boardwalk Empire, True Detective) phosphenefx.com
    Re-Recording Mixer - DAN FLOSDORF (Blue Ruin, The Place Beyond the Pines) heardcity.com
    Colorist - TOM POOLE (12 Years a Slave, Drive) company3.com/#/commercials-&-music-videos/tom-poole/

    INTERVIEWS:
    CINEPHILIA & BEYOND - cinephiliabeyond.org/the-mccoubrey-brothers-the-grey-matter/
    INDIE WIRE - indiewire.com/article/questions-to-ask-before-making-a-short-film-20141227
    NIGHTHAWK CINEMA - nitehawkcinema.com/2014/11/shorts-fest-midnite-qa-the-grey-matter-director-peter-mccoubrey/
    PROCREATE - teamprocreate.com/blog/reviews-short-film/grey-matter/

    PRESS:
    SHORT OF THE WEEK - shortoftheweek.com/2014/12/15/the-grey-matter/
    FILM SHORTAGE - filmshortage.com/shorts/the-grey-matter
    FIRST SHOWING - firstshowing.net/2014/watch-the-grey-matter-short-film-by-the-mccoubrey-brothers/
    SLASH FILM - slashfilm.com/grey-matter-short-film-will-get-head/
    AIN'T IT COOL - aintitcool.com/node/69848
    io9 - io9.com/guy-wakes-up-with-a-hole-in-his-skull-and-finds-somethi-1671991791
    GEEK TYRANT - geektyrant.com/news/1980s-inspired-dark-horror-comedy-short-the-grey-matter
    SHOCK TILL YOU DROP - shocktillyoudrop.com/news/371577-watch-fantastic-horror-comedy-short-the-grey-matter/
    AWESOME ROBO - awesome-robo.com/2014/12/the-grey-matter-is-dark-gruesome-and.html
    IT'S ART - itsartmag.com/features/the-grey-matter/
    MOVIE PILOT - http://bit.ly/1t9dIx0
    DISINFORMATION - disinfo.com/2014/12/grey-matter-5am-film-series/
    FLAVOR PILL - http://bit.ly/1wSvgCG
    SPAGHETTI RED - spaghettired.co.uk/try-and-get-your-head-around-new-short-the-grey-matter/
    FILM BOOK - film-book.com/the-grey-matter-2014-short-film-a-beneficial-serious-head-injury-head/
    LIVE FOR FILMS - liveforfilms.com/2014/12/28/cool-short-the-grey-matter/
    GIGAZINE (Japanese) - gigazine.net/news/20141230-the-grey-matter/
    THE DAILY DEAD - dailydead.com/watch-short-film-grey-matter/
    HELL HORROR - hellhorror.com/article/8634/New-Horror-Short-Film-The-Grey-Matter.html
    IGN (Germany) - de.ign.com/film/103125/news/wenn-die-grauen-zellen-verruckt-spielen
    GEEK ART GALLERY - geekartgallery.blogspot.com/2015/01/short-film-grey-matter.html
    SHORT FIL.MS - shortfil.ms/film/the-grey-matter-2014
    STRANGE KIDS CLUB - strangekidsclub.com/2015/01/19/monday-morning-videomania-115/
    LIVE NEWS NEW ZEALAND - livenews.co.nz/2015/02/01/torturing-your-characters/
    SHOW ME SHORTS - showmeshorts.co.nz/torturing-your-characters/
    ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE- http://bit.ly/1B2Jdjv
    KALTBLUT MAGAZINE - kaltblut-magazine.com/friday-the-13th-horror-shorts-night/

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