ANGST, PISS & DRID
Director: Fredrik Hana | Norway | 2012 | 19 mins
The complicated love between two serial killers.
AWAKE (UK Premiere)
Director: Francisco Sonic Kim | USA | 2013 | 10 mins
A young couple struggles to cope when their son’s mysterious illness takes a turn for the worse.
Director: Paul Davis | UK | 2013 | 19 mins
A murderer uses the cover of Halloween night to casually transport his latest victim from the scene of the crime to his final resting place, but an obstacle emerges in the form of a group of partygoers in awe of his costume…
Director: Isabel Peppard | Australia | 2013 | 12 mins
A young artist sits on the sidewalk, struggling to make a living. She sells drawings to passersby. A businessman recognises her talents and offers her a paying job. The prospect seems inviting but the reality threatens to kill her imagination…
CAT SICK BLUES (UK Premiere)
Director: Dave Jackson | Australia | 2013 | 10 mins
A young couple encounters a homeless man in a cat mask who follows them home like a stray pet. Sounds cute? It really isn’t.
DELICACY (UK Premiere)
Director: Jason Mann | USA/UK | 2013 | 11 mins
A culinary connoisseur and a chef go on a hunt for a rare animal.
EDEN (UK Premiere)
Director: Todd Cobery | USA | 2012 | 14 mins
A family of terrorists infiltrate a government bunker only to find things worse than they’d even imagined.
FIST OF JESUS
Director: Adrián Cardona, David Muñoz | Spain | 2012 | 15 mins
Jesus is always willing to lend a hand to those in need, but there are others … that will taste his fist.
GHOUL SCHOOL (World Premiere)
Director: Brook Linder | USA | 2013 | 22 mins
It’s The Breakfast Club meets Poltergeist when two students break into their high school to steal an exam, only to incur the wrath of the spirit of an ex-principal. Terror ensues.
Director: Rich Robinson | USA | 2012 | 12 mins
Groundskeeper Burke Sawyer is in a rush to save his deceased father’s soul from a menacing creature buried underground who is feeding on the corpses of Juniper Falls Cemetery.
Director: Jovanka Vuckovic | Canada | 2013 | 4 mins
A man must face his personal demons as a consequence of a mysterious bargain he has made.
HAMBRE (UK Premiere)
Director: Efrain Parrilla | Spain | 2013 | 6 mins
Claudio is unemployed and spends the day with his wife, Margarita, watching gossip shows. But too much trash TV is not good for you…
HELL NO (UK Premiere)
Director: Joe Nicolosi | USA | 2013 | 3 mins
Hell No is a short exploration of what would happen in horror situations if smart characters made good decisions.
INVOCATION (UK Premiere)
Director: Robert Morgan | UK | 2013 | 3 mins
Whilst making his latest film, a stop-motion animator unleashes something rather unpleasant.
JACK ATTACK (UK Premiere)
Directors: Bryan Norton, Antonio Padovan | USA | 2013 | 9 mins
Jack’s favorite babysitter Elizabeth introduces him to the art of pumpkin carving on Halloween night. Nothing will ever be the same.
THE LAST VIDEO STORE (UK Premiere)
Directors: Tim Rutherford, Cody Kennedy | Canada | 2013 | 10 mins
In the future, a sinister conspiracy has laid waste to all video stores… except for one. An epic battle ensues as analogue and digital collide in a frenzy of kung fu, slime and VHS tapes. Featuring special effects by Astron-6 ‘s Steven Kostanski.
Director: Toby Meakins | UK | 2012 | 3 mins
A Collector discovers that a vintage cine camera bought at auction is broken. Repairing it unlocks the hidden terror of LOT 254
Director: Toon Aerts | Belgium | 2012 | 14 mins
Misha, Yumiko and Chinatsu are sitting in a parked car in front of a strange motel. In the backseat they have a huge amount of test tubes filled with different substances. It’s clear that their attempted burglary didn’t go as planned…
THE ROOT OF THE PROBLEM (UK Premiere)
Director: Ryan Spindell | USA | 2013 | 13 mins
In the candy-colored world of 1950s suburbia, a reluctant young housewife suspects that the friendly neighborhood dentist is hiding a horrible secret. Is it just the anesthesia at work, or is there something more sinister hiding below the surface?
Director: Dominic Brunt | UK | 2013 | 12 mins
Two soldiers from opposing sides seek temporary salvation from the battle field. A tense, life or death stand off at gun point ensues with a growing realisation…they were safer where they were…