Real and mental demons plague our protagonists in this genre-driven, Halloween-focused line-up that honors the hysterically hallowed holiday. From a hospital psych ward to high school hallways, and from online conversations to inner-monologues, we cover the scariest grounds on earth in this program of horror shorts.
Total Running Time: 95 mins
Dir. Lucas Omar, USA, 2018, 13 mins
Kayden gets hazed by the Queer Clique: No food. No sex. Just juice. With so much abstaining, it’s hard to know what’s really going on and what these cravings are doing to his mind and body.
Dir. Mike Olenick, USA, 2017, 20 mins
In this sci-fi soap opera, a family desperately searches for ways to cure their fears of loneliness.
Dir. Fred Guerrier, USA, 2018, 13 mins
A bear suit-wearing dancer receives unwelcome visits from a lovestruck stalker and his estranged father’s ghost.
Dir. Matt Newton, USA, 2018, 11 min
A romantic getaway in Palm Springs turns deadly.
Dir. Kevin Rios, USA, 2017, 9 mins
Little Bill must come to terms with the aftermath of his reaction to an intimate moment online.
Dir. Sam Wineman, USA, 2018, 30 mins
Michael’s suicide attempt awakens a psych ward demon. Now, he must fight to stop her before she kills everyone he’s connected with in the hospital.
Q&A to follow
Presented in Partnership with Brooklyn Horror Film Festival and Rooftop Films