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(Narrative, United States, 79 min)

A man searches the lake for the monster that murdered his husband, while that monster falls in love with an unsuspecting visitor. A story of myth, passion, and revenge.

RATING: Intended for Mature Audiences (contains violent images and adult situations).


Director: Perry Blackshear

Perry Blackshear is a filmmaker from North Carolina. His first feature film They Look Like People played around the world and won awards like the Jury Award at Slamdance, IFF Boston, and Nashville as well as Most Innovative Film at Fantasia. It was released theatrically, then on Netflix. The Rusalka is his second feature and he is currently in post-production on his third. Perry enjoys joy-sobbing to music and friends that are like family.