Anna And The Apocalypse behind-the-scenes video shows how to smash a zombie head

Anna And The Apocalypse, out 8 April, makes a zombie’s head explode with practical effects in this behind-the-scenes video

Ever wondered how movie magic is used to make zombies’ heads explode? Find out how comedy musical Anna And The Apocalypse did it with this gruesome behind-the-scenes video. WARNING: do not watch if you have an aversion to porridge.

When a zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven, Anna and her friends must fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing hellish snowmen, an undead Santa and bloodthirsty elves in a desperate race to reach their loved ones hiding out at their local high school. However, the lucky few that make it discover that the human threat they face is the most terrifying of all…

With civilisation falling apart around them, the only people that Anna and her friends can truly rely on are each other.

The film is directed by John McPhail, and stars Ella Hunt, Mark Benton, Paul Kaye, Christopher Leveaux and Ben Wiggins.

Anna And The Apocalypse is out on DVD on 8 April. Get all the latest sci-fi news with every issue of SciFiNow.