Short Film Block 3 w/filmmaker Q&A

Type: 
Film
Location: 
Main Theater
Date and time: 
Saturday, October 6, 2018 -
1:10pm to 3:00pm
Location: 
Upper Right theater
Date and time: 
Sunday, October 7, 2018 -
1:10pm to 3:00pm
 

Misappropriation

Regional Premiere
Directed by
Ana Maria Ferri
starring
Alejandro Garrido, Sergio Pardo, Mon Ramos, Paula Martinez, Marta Waits
9 mins
 | 2017
 | Spain
 | Spanish
 w/English subtitles

Coco is Sergio's inseparable friend since Carla left. One day Coco takes him to "Láquesis", Carla's favourite shop. It seems to emit a powerful magic. This is a dark tale about how everything that makes you happy can disappear in the blink of an eye. One moment of distraction is enough for our life to end up in the hands of a destiny that was not ours ... or maybe yes.

 

Rebeccah's Statement

World Premiere
Directed by
Rion Smith
starring
Trazy Lawson, Cameron Lee Price, Megan A Bell, Javier Schialer
16 mins
 | 2018
 | United States
 | English
 

Rebeccah answers a craigslist add seeking help. Desperate for money, she agrees to assist in a bizarre experiment which terrifyingly goes according to plan.

 

Fragments

Regional Premiere
Directed by
Lucas Vossoughi, Artur Golczewski
starring
Daniela Zacherl, Gox Mailer, Christoph Dostal
11 mins
 | 2017
 | Austria
 | German
 w/English subtitles

A young woman awakens next to a man, who, while not unfamiliar, seems oddly strange to her. She roams drowsily through his apartment, being awash with shreds of memories. Fragments of what happened last night, which don't add up to a coherent whole.

 

Grey Canyon

Regional Premiere
Directed by
Zeshaan Younus
starring
Megan Sheetz, Michael D. Fountain, Nicholas Thurkettle
13 mins
 | 2018
 | United States
 | English
 

A couple encounters a presence in the wilderness that they cannot comprehend.

 

Madder Isle

Regional Premiere
Directed by
Laura Spark
8 mins
 | 2017
 | United Kingdom
 | English
 

In a poisoned sea, on a forsaken rock, a holy sect seek to bring about a new era, but Morgan discovers their intentions are not wholly pure, and there's more to the Island than rocks and mud… Ecological disaster, a dying planet and the impending extinction of mankind.

 

The Music of John Low

US Premiere
Directed by
Marko Kattilakoski
starring
Dennis Åhs, Annelie Morin, Bengt Westin
33 mins
 | 2018
 | Sweden
 | English
 

The traumatized private investigator, John Low, is on a mission to find an ancient occult book. On his way he has to deal with childhood memories, a broken marriage, a mad professor and finally a monster. The Music of John Low is a twisted noir/horror/drama, set in the 1930s, and is inspired by the author H. P. Lovecraft