Short Films: Midnighters I

Midnighters I

DATE: August 13-19
TIME: Video On Demand
VENUE: Virtual Cinema

A celebration of new works from cinematic scaremongers that bring nightmares into waking hours with thrills, chills, and spills:

Every Time We Meet for Ice Cream Your Whole Fucking Face Explodes
Directed by Anthony Cousins
USA | 7 minutes | 2021
WORLD PREMIERE. The title says it all.


Koreatown Ghost Story
Directed by Minsun Park & Teddy Tenenbaum
USA | 15 minutes | 2021
SOUTH FLORIDA PREMIERE. In this supernatural horror tale based on a Korean ritual starring Margaret Cho and Lyrica Okano, a woman entertains a macabre marriage offer that would let her pursue her dreams, for better or for much much worse.


Nagual: The Sin Eater
Directed by Dan “Laz” Lazarovits
USA | 14 minutes | 2021
WORLD PREMIERE. Two outlaws, wounded and on the run, struggle across the unforgiving landscape of Northern Arizona after a botched robbery in 1887. Their foredoomed path is crossed by a mysterious gift-bearing nun who is not what she seems.


Nightmare of the Dog
Directed by Hans Stjernswärd
USA | 2 minutes | 2021

WORLD PREMIERE. Is this what your dog’s nightmare looks like?


Poor Glenna
Directed by Jean-Paul DiSciscio
USA | 17 minutes | 2021

EAST COAST PREMIERE. When her mutant son develops a taste for human flesh, a timid mother must find a victim to satisfy his ravenous appetite.


Directed by Anthony Williams
USA | 5 minutes | 2021
FLORIDA PREMIERE. It seemed like any ordinary day. Until it wasn’t.