Shadow Of Mordor (2014) – An Orc is about to have a bad day. A very bad day.
Story is set in Middle Earth, between J.R.R. Tolkein’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Krimp the Orc is about to have a very bad day. Like, Wraith bad.
Middle Earth: The Shadow of Mordor is a video game inspired by the world of The Lord of the Rings that has given ideas to filmmakers Sam Gorski and Niko Pueringer who come to make a short film in which the daily life of an orc in Mordor. And we can tell you that it is not easy, especially when one is being slaughtered without boom in the jugular and stabbed in the skull. Rendering for a short amateur film is really stunning. Sets and make-up are very impressive. And besides, there is a touch of considerable humor. With limited budgets and resources, they create epic works that are not only stunning but make you crave for more. The YouTube channel CorridorDigital has done exactly this with their slew of creative and visually-engaging videos. The short film was sponsored by Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment.
Directed & Written by Sam Gorski and Niko Pueringer. Starring: Billy Bussey, Clinton Jones, Xin Sarith Wuku