Before he appeared in last year’s groundbreaking District 9, Sharlto Copley intended on having a career behind the scenes as a director. He had a hand in Alive in Joburg and also helmed a feature called Spoon that stars veteran actor Rutger Hauer and Darren Boyd. Check out the short teaser trailer below…

Spoon centers on “a man with a medical condition that causes him to black out during moments of extreme stress and leads him to make a remarkable discovery about himself.” The two protagonists in the film are father and son, which adds a nice familiar backdrop to it. There are also hints of supernatural elements that plague the story, which you can see for yourself in the trailer.

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We’re not sure if and when Spoon will receive a U.S. release in theaters or on DVD because it’s listed on IMDB as being produced in 2008. What’s the hold up? The film looks intriguing. It has a Silence of the Lambs vibe to it that leaves us wanting more. How does his son react to his statements? As a matter of fact, where is his son? These are questions that need answers.

What do you think of the teaser trailer for Sharlto Copley’s Spoon?

Source: Twitch