King Ripple


Based on an original story by Josh Malerman and directed by Luke Jaden, four teens travel into a desolate and decrepit urban wasteland brought forth by the very being they wish to find, dead or alive. Presented by Film School Shorts of KQED.

Directed & Produced by Luke Jaden (
Written by Josh Malerman (
Produced by Cort Johns, Phil Wurtzel, Anthony Garth (, Colin Stark, Michael Angelo Zervos (
Starring Keith Stanfield (Short Term 12), Allie DeBerry (A.N.T. Farm), Torrey Wigfield, Callaghan Belle (
Cinematography by Joel C. Warren
Original score by The Newton Brothers (
Edited by Adam Pillon (

Check out tons of behind-the-scene photos here:

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