The Family Tie
A very bloody featurette by Matthew Glasson
 

Images from the film

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The Buglasias Family
The Buglasias Family
The Diabolical "John" (Scott Greene)
The Diabolical "John" (Scott Greene)
Bernie "Brass Balls" Benigno (Dareese)
Bernie "Brass Balls" Benigno (Dareese)
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) is having a bad day
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) is having a very bad day
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) turns his rage on the camera
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) turns his rage on the camera
John (Scott Greene)
John (Scott Greene)
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) dreams of a tourniquet
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) dreams of a tourniquet
Bernie (L - Dareese) greets Dave (R - Phil Anzelmo)
Bernie (L - Dareese) greets Dave (R - Phil Anzelmo)
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) has troubling news for his mother (Cindy Rhoads)
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) has troubling news for his mother (Cindy Rhoads)
John (Scott Greene) in a mad haze
John (Scott Greene) in a mad haze
Dave (Phil Anzelmo)
Dave (Phil Anzelmo)
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) flexes for the Chicago skyline
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) flexes for Chicago
John (Scott Greene) brandishes his weapon of choice
John (Scott Greene) brandishes his weapon of choice
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) with a speargun
Dave (Phil Anzelmo) takes aim with a speargun
John (Scott Greene) makes his point to a hapless office clerk (Scott Feinblatt)
John (Scott Greene) makes his point to a hapless office clerk (Scott Feinblatt)

Production Stills

Director Matthew Glasson
Director Matthew Glasson
FX Artist Daniel Mazikowski rigs up a prostethic head for one of the major FX shots of the film
FX Artist Daniel Mazikowski rigs up a prostethic head for one of the major FX shots of the film
Director Matthew Glasson frames a tight shot
Director Matthew Glasson frames a very pointy flagpole
"This is going to be painful."  FX Artist 'Maz' explains how he's going to destroy Rahmin Pavlovic's stomach
"This is going to hurt you more than it will hurt me." FX Artist 'Maz' explains how he's going to destroy Rahmin Pavlovic's stomach
Rahmin Pavlovic smiles as his stomach is exploded
Rahmin Pavlovic smiles as his stomach is finally exploded
Production checklist after a very bloody day on the job
Production checklist after a very bloody day on the job
Billy (Colleen Walker) steps to the edge with the director (Matthew Glasson) close behind
Billy (Colleen Walker) steps to the edge with the director (Matthew Glasson) close behind
Make-up artist Ashley Green applies a pen tip to actor Scott Feinblatt's nose
Make-up artist Ashley Green applies a pen tip to actor Scott Feinblatt's nose
Actors Scott Greene (L) and Scott Feinblatt (R) take a moment away from the office torture to smile for the camera with the director, Matthew Glasson (center)
Actors Scott Greene (L) and Scott Feinblatt (R) take a moment away from the office torture to smile for the camera with the director, Matthew Glasson (center)
Director Matthew Glasson sets up a shot
Director Matthew Glasson sets up a shot
Production manager Samone Weissman puts the finishing touches on a "closet corpse" (Sally Tibbetts)
Production manager Samone Weissman puts the finishing touches on a "closet corpse" (Sally Tibbetts)
The director's mother, Sally Tibbetts, in full make-up
The director's mother, Sally Tibbetts, in full make-up