Director Joseph Albanese
has come up with something sinister in his independent horror short Clemency
. The independent horror review site Horror Society states of Clemency
in a review "a tale of such intensity" (Horror). This tale is eighteen minutes long and introduces the "sadistic killer" Aruthur Poe to audiences, who receives a reprieve from prison after a Governor's intervention (Clemency
). Shown at dozens of film festivals, Clemency
's next stop is the Rainier Independent Film Festival in Washington State and from early reviews this is one show not to be missed!
The synopsis for Clemency
"Arthur Poe (Cris D’Annunzio) is a sadistic killer who likes to torture his victims. In 1993, he was captured and subsequently convicted by the state of Virginia for several gruesome murders. Poe received a sentence of death. Years later and days before his execution, the newly elected governor granted Poe clemency based on a