Film Premiere at Sundance 2024

"Freaky Tales" premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2024, showcasing one of Angus Cloud's final roles before his untimely death

Role in "Freaky Tales"

In the film, Cloud portrayed Travis, a would-be burglar in a neo-Nazi gang, a role that he approached with deep care and commitment​

Casting Inspired by "Euphoria" Performance

Cloud's captivating performance as Fezco in "Euphoria" led co-directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck to cast him in "Freaky Tales"

Unique Energy and Transformation of the Role

Directors and cast members praised Cloud for his ability to transform what could have been an average role into something memorable and alive with his unique energy

Film's Setting and Cast

Set in Cloud's native Oakland, the film features an ensemble cast including Pedro Pascal, Ben Mendelsohn, Normani, Jack Champion, and Too Short

Tribute to Cloud's Legacy

Co-star Jay Ellis honored Cloud at Sundance, recalling the fun and camaraderie they shared on set, and paying tribute to Cloud's outstanding performance​

Cloud's Impact on Set

Ellis shared memories of working with Cloud, highlighting the fun and support between the cast during filming, despite the intense nature of their scenes​

Final Credit Tribute

"Freaky Tales" includes a final title card in the credits in loving memory of Angus Cloud, honoring his contribution to the film and his legacy as an actor​

Directors' Appreciation

Anna Boden expressed her appreciation for Cloud's dedication, noting how he brought a distinct and uplifting energy to the set, particularly during tense moments

Cloud's Untimely Death

Angus Cloud passed away at the young age of 25 from an accidental overdose, making "Freaky Tales" one of his last film performances