Planchette named an Official Selection of Fright Night Film Fest

We’re pleased to announce that Planchette has been selected to screen at the 2015 Fright Night Film Fest – The Largest Genre Film Festival in all Mid America. The festival takes place October 16-18 at the Ramada Plaza Louisville Hotel and Conference Center in Louisville, Kentucky For more information, visit their website at

Whispers of Carcosa

Evil Stew announces “Whispers of Carcosa”

Evil Stew Productions is pleased to announce our latest project titled Whispers of Carcosa – a Lovecraftian horror short film based on an original poem by Jeromy Hodge and interpreted by writer-director Pete Yagmin as a story of cosmic horror, a genre popularized by H.P. Lovecraft.  Whispers of Carcosa tells the tale of a traveler who finds himself lost in […]


Planchette named an Official Selection of #STUFF2015

Planchette, the second short film from Evil Stew Productions has been named an official selection of the South Texas Underground Film Festival. This marks the first festival selection since Planchette premiered for the Boston Indie Mafia Wicked Film Challenge where it took home the awards for “Outstanding Sound Design” and “Outstanding Original Song” We’re absolutely thrilled to be part […]


Limited Edition “Planchette” T-Shirts Now Available

Due to the positive response of the official movie poster for Planchette we’ve decided to create a t-shirt featuring the original artwork available for a limited time through Teespring. Planchette Limited Edition Shirt Available in long-sleeve and women’s Long Sleeve Option Ladies Tee Act fast if you want to get your hands on these “killer” threads — […]

Planchette Poster Preview

Presenting the Official Movie Poster for Planchette

Evil Stew Productions teamed up with Graphic Designer/Illustrator/Tattoo Artist Phil Ryan to design a poster for our latest short film. We provided him the film and creative freedom to design whatever he thought best represented the film and the results speak for themselves. It’s with great pleasure that we present the official movie poster for Planchette! We’re absolutely thrilled with […] Online Film Festival online film festival line-up includes Dark Roast

We’ve been invited to screen Dark Roast in the 7th Annual Online New England Film Festival which is curated by the local film festival themselves. Our film was chosen to be a part of the 2014 Somewhat North Of Boston (SNOB) Film Festival and we’d like to thank them for recommending our film for inclusion! Now in its 7th year, the Online New England […]

From left to right - Pete Yagmin, Sophia Cacciola,  Michael J. Epstein

Planchette filmmaker interview with SCATV

We recently premiered Planchette for the Boston Indie Mafia Wicked Film Challenge where the Somerville Community Access Television team conducted a series of interviews with regional filmmakers in the greater Boston area. From left to right – Pete Yagmin, Sophia Cacciola, Michael J. Epstein In this video we discuss the inspiration behind the film, challenges females face […]

Outstanding Sound Design

Planchette wins Outstanding Sound Design and Original Song

On June 27, 2015 – Planchette premiered for the Boston Indie Mafia “Wicked Film Challenge” and took home the awards for “Outstanding Sound Design” and “Outstanding Original Song” Since then, we’ve submitted Planchette to a select number of genre film festivals and will be announcing them on this blog as we receive selection notification for a festival (hopefully) […]


Planchette reviewed on (re)Search my Trash

Mike Haberfelner of (re)Search my Trash recently reviewed the 2015 short film Planchette from Evil Stew Productions and gave it an enthusiastic stamp of approval saying Planchette “transcends genre limitations, and is totally worth a watch!” [ Full review of Planchette at (re)Search my Trash ] We’re thrilled to have such positive feedback as we prepare to premiere […]