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See some of the best Indie Horror and Sci-Fi films!



 


Thursday, June 9th, 2016 - Screening Room A

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6pm-6:30pm

48 Hour Horror Film Project:

Cleveland

-"Control" by Gone Fishin' Productions

-"INTERVENTION" by eMpTy-Light-Pack

-"Hive" by Labyrinth Films


6:30pm-7:05pm

Zero

Short Sci-Fi

Father and son are emotionally and physically separate the day that Earth loses gravity intermittently. The child wanders the city obsessed in responding to the recent death of his mother, while his father tries to find him in a world that is collapsing around him.


7:05pm-8:35pm

Delirium

Feature Horror

The Hell Gang, an exclusive group of friends, promise a schoolmate that he can join their gang if he can just make it to the porch of a legendary mansion that has a dark and sinister past. Others have tried but none have made it within sight of the mansion before fleeing back in terror. Eddie, who is rigged with a camera to prove he did it, does not return at all! Five members of the gang must now go in to find him. They set off, confident that Eddie is trying to prank them. But what they find in the old mansion is even more terrifying than the campfire stories and legends of the murdered children that once lived there.


8:35pm-9:20pm

Nanoblood

TV Pilot

Nanoblood is a new product promising total human potential from your friendly neighborhood pharma startup Bot Labs. The upcoming human trials are sure to knock everyone's socks off! Lisa and Toby are part of a secret group of beta testers replacing their blood cells with robots, so that's sure to turn out well for them.


9:20pm-9:45pm

Subject 7

Short Suspense-Thriller

A woman awakens alone in the woods with a strange headache, and an odd marking on her body.


9:45pm-10pm

Three Wise Monkeys

Short Slasher

The Three Wise Monkeys represent the will to see no evil, hear no evil and speak no evil. Rather difficult when it lurks behind every corner. An ambiguous lesson that Zoe will learn the hard way after receiving a sculpture that represents the three monkeys… Summon your wild side!


10pm-10:25pm

Debris

Short Horror

A down-on-his-luck treasure hunter finds a cursed samurai sword washed up on the beach.


10:25pm-midnight

KILD TV

Feature Suspense-Thriller

The crew of a local horror movie showcase, used to broadcasting creepy stories of heinous killers, finds themselves trapped with a real killer among them.


 

 

 


Friday, June 10th, 2016 - Screening Room A

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6pm-6:20pm

Chateau Sauvignon: Terroir

Short Slasher

'Chateau Sauvignon: terroir' follows the isolated adolescent son of a storied vintner family who finds himself torn between obeying his father’s callous restrictions and preventing his ailing mother from deteriorating further. When a doting woman and her indifferent son arrive seeking a tasting and tour of the winery, Nicolas sees an opportunity to help care for his mother, as well as prove his worth to his choleric father. However, his wayward plan quickly takes a turn for the worse, and his missteps puts his family’s secretive murderous ways in peril of being unearthed.


6:20pm-6:40pm

Vardoger

Short Foreign Horror

With several murders bloodying Paris, a German crime photographer, back in the capital after some time abroad, feels persecuted by an unseen presence...


6:40pm-6:55pm

The Smiling Man

Short Horror

A little girl home alone finds herself face-to-face with pure evil.


6:55pm-7:15pm

Don't Let Them In

Short Horror

Dan Metzger, a struggling author, consumed with the urban legend of the Black Eyed Kids, fears his obsession has led their evil to his door.


7:15pm-9pm

HoneyBee

Feature Horror-Comedy

A small town is entranced by the arrival of a gorgeous family, blinded by the real purpose for their arrival which will only lead to a gory end.


9pm-9:20pm

Waiting for the Dawn

Short Foreign Horror

The story of a young man who lives in a world gripped with lethal infection. Every night is like a nightmare when you do not know if you will live until morning.


9:20pm-9:40pm

Larry Gone Demon

Short Horror-Comedy

A frenetic, punk-rock nightmare centering on one asshole of a roommate. When three twenty-somethings must deal with the incorrigible and incredibly demonic Larry, they risk life and limb in an attempt to save the soul of their once-kind-and-unassuming friend while also procuring his five-hundred dollars in back rent.


9:40pm-10pm

Titan

Short Sci-Fi

Titan, Saturn's largest moon, is the main stage of the Mission Cronos. Orpheus, one of the astronauts who have descended to its surface, is searching for organic life forms. This is his story.


10pm-10:15pm

Secret Admirer

Short Suspense-Thriller

A woman suspects she has an intruder when a mysterious gift turns up at her door.


10:15-midnight

The Barn

Feature Horror

It’s Halloween 1989 and best friends Sam and Josh are just trying to enjoy their last “Devil’s Night” before graduating high school. Trouble soon arises when the two pals and a group of friends take a detour on their way to a rock concert, finding an old abandoned barn and awakening the evil inside. Now it’s up to Sam and Josh to find a way to protect their friends and defeat the creatures that lurk within The Barn...



 

 



Saturday, June 11th, 2016 - Screening Room A

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11am-11:25am

Once, When I Was Dead

Short Horror

A young artist's will and determination is tested after a failed art gallery showcase forces her to evaluate her life and find her true passion.


11:25am-11:45am

Sunny Days

Short Suspense-Thriller

After the loss of his brother, Ben feels lost and alone until one day Sunny enters his life and brings vast changes that will last forever.


11:45am-12pm

Soccer Moms in Peril

Short Horror-Comedy

After a night out drinking, a soccer mom wakes up bound to a chair in the basement of a masked killer. But as luck would have it, there's someone else in the basement that she wants to see even less.


12pm-12:40pm

Swing Low

TV Pilot

Swing Low is a historical story that takes the concept of slavery and turned it upside down in a store and brings a unique take on today's unfortunate resurgence in America's racial unrest.


12:40pm-12:55pm

Passage 379

Short Suspense-Thriller

Emily is a shy girl with interest in the underworld. On her 23rd birthday she decides to buy a Wicka book in order to participate in a dark ritual. Knowing how scared she might get, her boyfriend plans to prank her. But things eventually get out of control.


12:55pm-1:40pm

Student Film Block

Reveler: Lena recently moved in with her boyfriend Tom. Since Tom is late this evening, she must stay alone at home. But nothing seems usual - weird things are happening and soon she wishes her boyfriend back home earlier than she could have ever imagined.

Psycho Mind: A man locked in an empty dark room wakes up and finds beside him a body of a dead woman and hears a sound of footsteps approaching the room. He finds out slowly the reason for which he was brought in and starts to recall the situation and the whole truth.

Mind Game Demon: Roxy tries to rebel against her parents. To prove her self, she hangs out in a bad area of town . She gets into a street fight which is a normal occurrence. What's not so normal is when the attacker turns out to be herself.

Darker: When a young man identifies someone in a crime, the perpetrators' mysterious guardian begins terrorizing him. The good Samaritan ultimately realizes the stranger's revenge is even more sinister than he had imagined.


1:40pm-1:55pm

Scissor Man

Short Horror

Two young girls are left alone in a motel room and conjure up their worst fear - the notorious Scissor Man who cuts off the fingers of thumb-sucking children. But is he real, or just a figment of their imagination?


1:55pm-2:10pm

Speaking in Tongues

Short Horror-Comedy

Professor Archibald Prescott, Head Translator and Curator of Dangerous Manuscripts, is having a particularly bad day.


2:10pm-2:30pm

Till Death Do Us Part

Short Horror-Comedy

When Joseph's wife Josephine dies, he is left with nothing. But after a short time she is back from the dead! The only problem is, that living with a zombie is more difficult than Joseph expected...


2:30pm-2:50pm

T.R.A.C.E.

Sci-Fi Web Series

Episodes 4 & 5 of the Doctor Who fan series.


2:50pm-3:10pm

Teh-Li Po: An Appalachian Legend

Short Horror

Beware of what you eat because...Nature Calls.


3:10pm-3:30pm

The Dead Man's Number

Short Suspense-Thriller

In Jake's dream, Rex, a long dead friend who died a violent death, shows up in a bar. Rex is a wreck but Jake manages to get Rex to write down his phone number. Waking in a cold sweat at three in the morning Jake remembers the dream and writes down the dead man's number. His squeeze Betty dismisses Jake's dream as 'spooky hooey nonsense' but an air of foreboding arises as Jake leaves for work. The starting point for this movie was an actual dream of writer/director Jackson Hill where he runs into his long dead friend Rex. This black and white film noir thriller was shot in New Orleans and promises to raise the hair on your arm.


3:30pm-3:45pm

Awakening / Excitatio

Short Suspense-Thriller

To provide a life-style his wife and son deserve, Jake takes on a lot of pressure at his job as a real-estate agent. But can he handle it all? As things start to pile up he seeks guidance from a psychiatrist. Per his doctors orders Jake takes a few days at one of his listings, a remote summerhouse, to work on his self-suggestion. All goes well until Jake senses something disturbing. Something within him or something else? He decides to ignore the piles of work staring at him from his make up desk and continues with the exercise. During his self-suggestion Jake has disturbing visions and is not sure what to do. The visions intrigue him and with his doctor encouraging him to take control over his thoughts Jake dives deeper. The only problem is that neither the doctor or Jake has any idea what is lurking in the depths of a well-intentioned mind.


3:45pm-4:20pm

Tales from the Toilet

TV Pilot

Comedic re-enactments of the worst bathroom moments throughout history.


4:20pm-6pm

Seclusion

Feature Suspense-Thriller

A group of friends travel to a remote location for an intimate wedding. Unfortunately for them, the romantic getaway turns into a nightmare, as one by one the wedding party is stalked and killed. Leaving those alive to wonder, who is after them, and who will be next.


6pm-6:15pm

X-Position

Short Horror-Comedy

Steve's Garage was marked with an "X", that much he figured out, but what was the bizarre ritual that took place that one fateful night?


6:15pm-6:40pm

Mercy

Short Horror

Young psychopath Mercy Nobel fulfills her desire to kill by finding her subjects on a suicide website. She tells the story of her final kills from the mortuary table.


6:40pm-6:55pm

Take Out

Short Horror-Comedy

As five zombies feed on a not-very-fresh corpse, one of them breaks a walking-dead taboo.


6:55pm-7:10pm

Venefica

Short Suspense-Thriller

Penelope is a modern-day witch - a "Venefica," to be exact. Today, she must undergo the mystical - and potentially deadly - rite of passage that determines whether her magic is to be used for good or for evil.


7:10pm-7:25pm

Daddy's Girls

Short Horror

Two sisters decide to watch a ghost movie that’s been forbidden by their father. As they watch the movie, strange things begin to happen, making the girls think twice about having disobeyed their father’s wishes...


7:25pm-7:40pm

The Urge 2 – It Lies Within

Short Horror-Comedy

During a bizarre series of events a vampire discovers that harmless forest creatures, and even his own body, have turned against him.


7:40pm-9:35pm

Entity

Feature Horror

 

A man deals with the personal tragedy of his family's death by living at the vacation cabin that they last stayed at. He soon discovers he's not alone.


9:35pm-9:55pm

A Way Out

Short Suspense-Thriller

When aging gangster Vick risks it all to quit the life, he discovers his young protege has been keeping a secret of his own -- one that plunges them both into a deadly cat and mouse game over the course of one car ride.


9:55pm-10:10pm

Captured

Short Horror

Captured is a short film about a young woman named Beatrice, getting lost on her way home and has a horrific encounter with a dreadful stranger.


10:10pm-10:40pm

Seeking Valentina

Short Suspense-Thriller

When a writer in the pangs of mourning takes in a mysterious tenant, eerily reminiscent of his deceased wife, is she a hallucination, a dream, a ghost? Or is she a runaway?


10:40pm-midnight

III

Feature Foreign Horror

During the outbreak of a mysterious deadly epidemic devastating a rural European village, sisters Ayia and Mirra promise their dying mother to look after each other to the end of their lives. When Mirra, the younger sister falls victim to the epidemic, Ayia in desperation realizes that conventional medicine will not save her sister. At the local priest’s house Ayia discovers a collection of Shamanic books containing a series of mystic drawings which she deciphers as a ritual for spiritual healing which she believes will save her sister. The Shamanic cure involves a complete immersion into the patient’s mind, a journey into the deepest most hidden depths of their subconscious where terrifying monsters and demons.



 Saturday, June 11th, 2016 - Screening Room B

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11am-1:15pm

Zhigrana

Feature Foreign Horror

Christine Summers has been working in an NGO in Nepal for the past four years. Her boss assigns her to do a last mission in Ruku to collect information of the life outside of the cities, before she leaves for the United States. Leaving for the mission with her crew and her guide; they take shelter in a small village called Zhigrana; an area known for a killer on the loose who sacrifices humans in the name of Kaal Panchami, a mythical ghost. When they start to turn against each other regarding a death of a friend and with no one to trust: it is now up to Christine to figure out who the killer is. Is it the ghost of Kaal Panchami or is the truth even stranger than that?


1:15pm-2:10pm

Snatched

Short Suspense-Thriller

Random people are taken from streets and alleys for no apparent reason.


2:10pm-2:35pm

Dead Therapy

Short Horror

What would happen to the survivors in the aftermath of a zombie outbreak? Apparently, they go to therapy. A look into what happens after the *Resurrection Event*, and just how messed up some of the survivors are.


2:35pm-3:05pm

GG13: The Haunted World Of CW

Web Episode

The frightening, horrific, and funny found footage misadventures of Claire Wilmenson, her gamer boyfriend Branson, the troubled telekinetic Emma, and the mysterious snuff film survivor Christian. This is their video document to find the answers to Claire's unnamed disease which lie deep in Ohio's haunted Brier's Woods, a place shrouded in it's own bloody legacy that may tragically be hers as well. Utilizing the footage they record, the footage they discover, and in the case of Claire's torturous Snuff Movie stalker, the footage they inspire. Claire and co. are solving a puzzle fueled by the facts of video. If it's not on tape, it's like it never happened.


3:05pm-4:35pm

Model Hunger

Feature Horror

Former pin-up model and actress Ginny had been cast aside by the heartless and exploitative modeling industry when she was a young woman due to her body type. Ginny didnt take rejection well and over the years developed into a revenge seeking, blood thirsty, broken woman. When her new neighbors Debbie and Sal move in, Debbie begins to notice strange things going on next door. Sal credits it to Debbies psychological instability and believes she is seeing things, falling deeper into her psychosis. Debbie is obsessively determined to figure out what secret life Ginny is leading. Her new nosey neighbor throws a damper on Ginnys lifestyle activities; such as her cannibalistic food addictions and ever growing body count. Both women become determined to put an end to the others obsession.


4:35pm-4:55pm

Devotion

Short Suspense-Thriller

A room in a house that's a mausoleum. A husband and wife who have forgotten each other, a game they should not play. As the anniversary of their child's death approaches, a couple must try to find a way to forgive, and start over.


4:55pm-5:40pm

Green Lake

Short Horror

Industry hasn’t destroyed all of the sacred spaces in the world. In Hawai'i pockets of magic still exist. And so do those that protect them. GREEN LAKE draws inspiration not only from the beauty and mysticism of Hawai'i, but also from B-Horror/Monster movies, The Twilight Zone and The X-Files. It's a micro-budget Creature from the Black Lagoon meets Picnic at Hanging Rock, shot entirely in remote areas on the Big Island of Hawai'i.


5:40pm-5:55pm

The Crippler

Short Horror-Comedy

A girl falls out of love with her boyfriend when he accidentally pushes her out a window and cripples her, so she hires The Crippler to cripple her boyfriend.


5:55pm-6:10pm

Free Variable

Short Suspense-Thriller

Being a teenager is a daily struggle, a daily grind. For seventeen year old Thomas, however, the stakes are higher. Not only is he failing calculus, but he's worried that he may slit his calculus tutor's throat at their next study session. What if evil is in his blood? What if it's genetic and he has to fight it every single day? Thomas may not be prepared for the test.


6:10pm-7:45pm

Holy Hell

Feature Horror-Comedy

HOLY HELL is the over-the-top, outrageous, sexually-deviant, blood-drenched story of Father Augustus Bane: a priest pushed too far who begins praying to a revolver and hunting down the gangsters who killed his parishioners.


7:45pm-8:15pm

Tales from the Apocalypse

Short Horror

A newlywed desperately races to get home to his pregnant wife as a lethal mutating virus rages across Las Vegas.


8:15pm-8:35pm

STIFF

Short Horror-Comedy

A lonely, psychotic man's relationship with a female mannequin begins to unravel.


8:35pm-10:10pm

A Wheel Out of Kilter

Feature Suspense-Thriller

A Zen Buddhist mountain biker on the verge of a nervous breakdown goes into the woods and never returns in this genre mashup of character drama, philosophical documentary, bromance and psychological horror film.


10:10pm-10:35pm

Vessel

Short Horror

A young woman must purge herself from a demon before she loses her sanity.


10:35pm-10:55pm

Dead Weight

Short Suspense-Thriller

When a man finds his wife in bed with his best friend he decides to take matters into his own hands.


10:55pm-12:15am

Blood of the Tribades

Feature Horror

A modern take on the the Euro arthouse vampire films of the early 70s. The blood is the life.





Saturday night Drive-in screenings / custom car show
Schedule coming soon.

 


Sunday, June 12th, 2016 - Screening Room A

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11am-12:45pm

Maskoun

Feature Foreign Horror

Two young directors come back from the USA to shoot a documentary film about paranormal activity in Lebanon: They hire a crew and Two Celebrity Stars to accompany them on their adventure. After several small sightings the visions become stronger and the mystery turns into a hellish nightmare.

12:45pm-1pm

Roadside Assistance

Short Sci-Fi

A mysterious woman stranded by the side of the road hitches a ride with a passing stranger – neither of them is who they seem.

1pm-1:15pm

The Creeps

Short Horror

It's Halloween night and Denny is going on a first date with a girl he met online. Once he arrives, however, he notices something is slightly off with her. As things get more and more bizarre, he realizes he needs to get out. Fast.

1:15pm-2:35pm

Micro Film Block

-Shades of the Unseen (music video)

-Dave is Possessed (horror-comedy)

-Sunday Brunch (horror-comedy)

-The Werewolf's Greatest Hit (horror-comedy)

-In the Ruins (horror)

-Homebody (horror)

-The Man Who Loved Flowers (horror)

-Milepost 479 (horror)

-Fire Ripples (fantasy)

-Little Red Riding Hood (fantasy)

-Measure (experimental)

-A Esta Invita Don Joe (foreign)

-Ma Petite Sophie (foreign)

-Broken Glass (student)

-Morior Invictus (student)

-Kill Billy: Vol. Fun (student)

2:35pm-2:50pm

The Clearing,

Short Horror

Two siblings attempt to perform a family ritual of feeding an ancient creature.

2:50pm-3:10pm

Awakenings

Short Foreign Horror

The line between dreams and reality is blurred when a young woman in charge of two children is haunted by mysterious entities.

3:10pm-5pm

Dark Resonance

Feature Sci-Fi

This is the story of the reunion of Eric, Dana and Frank. Friends since childhood, their insatiable curiosity about the unknown drives them to experimentation in the field of the paranormal. This ultimately leads to an incident that so frightens and overwhelms them it causes a twelve-year rift in their relationship. Now after new evidence comes to light the three reunite. It’s time to finish their work and put an end to unanswered questions. Little do they know the search for these answers will take them to places only imagined and come at a cost for which they are ill prepared. The truth about the sinister alien presence is out there. But, can they survive the superior technology, danger and personal loss they will have to face in order to find that truth?

5:15pm-6pm

AWARD CEREMONY

 

 

 


Sunday, June 12th, 2016 - Screening Room B

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11am-11:25am

The Eve

Short Horror

Simon is an eight-year-old boy who seems to have everything from life. He’s a handsome child, he’s rich yet unhappy. He senses that there’s something wrong with his life and this leads him to wander off thanks to his fervid imagination. His greatest wish is to leave the materialistic world behind since he isn’t fond of it. That’s why the only present he wants for Christmas is for Santa Claus to take him away to live in his fairyland toy factory. At the same time, a secret that his family has been keeping for a long time suddenly comes to the surface and it is feared that the worst might happen soon. The expectation for the stroke of midnight on the night before Christmas is transformed into reality for everyone on the eve of something truly different. Something terrible that might happen.

11:25am-11:50am

Harvest

Short Slasher

John is a Doctor at day, organ harvester at night...

11:50am-12:25pm

Out There

Short Horror

While joy riding along a lonely deserted road, two cars happen upon a mutilated body. Stranded, the group forces deeper into the woods in search of help. Unseen terror draws the group apart with hallucinations of friends and lovers. Soon an invisible menace hunts new prey. One by one the group is dissolved, leaving the last one to ally with the only remaining local for a final, albeit futile, attempt at escape. No warning. No mercy. Because lost and found are worlds apart when you're Out There.

12:25pm-1pm

Unknown Journeys

Short Horror-Comedy

A wannabe TV host and his rag tag crew attempt to make contact with the spirit realm only to discover a plot worthy of a Scooby Doo villian.

1pm-2:30pm

Moth

Feature Horror

An enthusiastic lecturer and her student travel to Europe to go after the mythology of the Mothman, but they soon have to fight for survival.

2:30pm-2:45pm

Orpheize

Short Sci-Fi

UigiG needs to go out and feel, like his favourite film's star. His girlfriend, just like her, loves to smoke and enjoy the authenticity... but that’s before she ceases to exist.

2:45pm-3:05pm

Flag Day

Short Horror-Comedy

A masked murderer is on the loose and the bodies are falling to half mast.

3:05pm-3:25pm

The Sight

Short Foreign Horror

After a long time Nele visits her cousin Arthur again, at whom she had spent a night in the past more often, when she had trouble with her mother once more. However, he is not at all stoked of it and rejects Nele. Shocked about where she could go now, he allows her to remain one night. Curious about what her cousin has to hide and why he has become so strange, she sniffs around for a quiet minute, what she should have better not done, because her cousin really has something to hide. She finds something which should not be found... or is it somebody?

3:25pm-4pm

PMS: Pre-Teen Monster Syndrome

Short Horror-Comedy

A new drug on the street that turns girls on their period into raging mutant monsters severely impacts the business of a flamboyant pimp, his rogues gallery of henchmen and their stable of unstable hookers.

4pm-4:50pm

Tokyo Sally

TV Pilot

Dahlia works the midnight shift at Tokyo Sally's when her night begins to unravel in unexpected ways.

4:50pm-5:05pm

Subversive

Short Sci-Fi

An unexpected turn of events occurs during an interview with a famous film director.

 

 


 

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