AT&T is giving DirecTV customers an exclusive early look at the CG animated family film Son of Bigfoot, available now from DirecTV Cinema. Featuring the voices of Cinda Adams (La La Land), Mari Devon (Digimon), Kirk Thornton (Justice League) and John Allsopp (Carnivàle), the film turns the legend of Sasquatch into an action-packed saga, focusing on the love of family, burgeoning adolescence and the pitfalls of corporate greed. The film is set to arrive in theaters May 4.
Synopsis: Teenage outsider Adam sets out on an epic and daring quest to uncover the mystery behind his long-lost dad, only to find out that he is none other than the legendary Bigfoot! He has been hiding deep in the forest for years to protect himself and his family from HairCo., a giant corporation eager to run scientific experiments with his special DNA. As father and son start making up for lost time, Adam soon discovers that he too is gifted with superpowers beyond his imagination. But little do they know, HairCo. is on their tail as Adam’s traces have led them to Bigfoot!
Son of Bigfoot is directed by Ben Stassen (Fly Me to the Moon, A Turtle’s Tale) and Jeremy Degruson, written by Bob Barlen (Escape from Planet Earth) and Cal Brunker (The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature). The film was produced by nWave Pictures, StudioCanal, Belga Prod., Illuminata Pictures and Waterman Ent.