Pit & Pendulum

The Pit and the Pendulum – a musicabre

a film by Danny Ashkenasi

from the short story by Edgar Allan Poe

A desperate composer imagines himself the hapless victim of Poe’s “The Pit and the Pendulum”. Reality and fantasy converge with frightening consequences.

Select Articles

On Set Diary:

P&P – And So It Begins


P&P – Today the Hair Gets Shorn

Thank You to the Crew of “The Pit and the Pendulum – a musicabre”

Danny Looks into the Lens

P&P – The Revealing of the Cake

P&P – Day 1 – Home Invasion

P&P – Day 2 – Blood on the Floor


P&P – Intimations of the Horrors to Come

3 Seconds of Hell

A Night at the Musicabre

Tell-Tale Live Stream Q&A

Back in the Studio