!! OMG, Halloween Essentials: Award-winning short ‘PYOTR495’ tackles Russia’s homophobic horror show (with a twist) !!
“Set one evening in present-day Moscow, 16 year-old Pyotr is baited by an ultra-nationalist group known for their violent abductions and attacks bolstered by Russia’s LGBT Propaganda Law, but Pyotr has a dangerous secret.”
What’s scarier than the reality so many LGBTQ people still face in certain parts of the world today!? Check out the award-winning Russian LGBTQ horror short with a twist, PYOTR495, which premiered today on SHORT OF THE WEEK and stars The Americans‘ and Orphan Black actor Alex Ozerov after the jump. Add it to your Halloween playlist, cuz you’re in for a SCREAM!