Bait

Written/Produced by Raymond Carr; Directed by Raymond Carr & Jared Young

Written/Produced by Raymond Carr; Directed by Raymond Carr & Jared Young

An absentminded, absentee father uses his willing young son as bait to rescue his wife from a monster-conjuring cult. Time is running out.

10 min

Temma

Written by Anya Meksin & William Gerrard; Directed by Anya Meksin; Produced by Kristie Lutz

Written by Anya Meksin & William Gerrard; Directed by Anya Meksin; Produced by Kristie Lutz

Neuro-programmer Temma Baumgarten tries to complete a computational model of her mind while her body succumbs to a degenerative disease. When Temma’s condition takes a sudden turn for the worse, her husband and daughter must come to terms with the incomplete electronic version of herself that Temma leaves behind.

18 min

Objects of Desire

Objects Of Desire

Written by Brian Wecht & Dan Avidan; Directed by Jim Turner; Produced by Dan Avidan

Comedy band Ninja Sex Party finds that true love can be found with a sofa or kitchen appliance as easily as with another person.

3 min.

Red Sand: A Mass Effect Fan Film

Written/Directed by Caleb Evans; Produced by Paul DeNigris & Samantha Hammond

Written/Directed by Caleb Evans; Produced by Paul DeNigris & Samantha Hammond

Serving as a prequel to the Mass Effect game series,”Red Sand” is set 35 years before the time of Commander Shepard and tells the story of the discovery of ancient ruins on Mars. Left behind by the mysterious alien race known as the Protheans, the ruins are a treasure trove of advanced technology and the powerful Element Zero, an energy source beyond humanity’s wildest dreams.

14 min

Keye Luke

Written/Directed/Produced by Timothy Tau

Written/Directed/Produced by Timothy Tau

Keye Luke, actor and artist, was the original Kato in the 1940s Green Hornet, the All-American “Number One Son” in the Charlie Chan films, and Detective James Lee Wong in Phantom of Chinatown. In his later career, he was the voice of “Brak” on Space Ghost, the shopkeeper Mr. Wing in the Gremlins films, and the blind Master Po on the 1972 show, Kung Fu. He would go on to later act in 200+ films and TV shows.

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12 min

The Dark

The Dark

Written/Directed by Justin P. Lange; Produced by Florian Kruegel & Mira El-Koussa

Mina is a young monster who stalks the roads of a quiet mountainside, hunting travelers as they attempt to pass through and killing them with her deadly black eyes. One morning, after she finishes killing and devouring one of her victims, she is startled to find, hiding in the trunk of the victim’s car—Alex, a kidnapped and abused young boy whose eyes have been sewn shut.

16 min

113 Degrees

Written/Directed by Sabrina Doyle; Produced by Matilde Barbagallo

Written/Directed by Sabrina Doyle; Produced by Matilde Barbagallo

Francesca and Joe are astronauts who’ve become lovers. Bunkered up in their little spaceship, Earth is a distant reality: everything they want is right here. But now their mission is ending, and Joe’s wife is waiting for him back home. Thinking she’s going to lose him, Francesca takes desperate measures, leading to terrible and unintended consequences.

20 min

Blue Division

Blue Division

Written/Directed by Sergi Marti; Produced by Jordi Abarca & Sergi Marti

Leningrad, summer 1943.

German attempts to conquer the strategic location of Leningrad have failed miserably.

Hitler, desperate, plays his last available card: Mission Spark. But to carry out the mission he will need his best men. He will need the Spanish soldiers of the BLUE DIVISION.

13 min.

The Human Race

Written/Directed by Paul Hough; Produced by Trip Hope, Geza Decsy, Jamie Hough, & John Hough

Written/Directed by Paul Hough; Produced by Trip Hope, Geza Decsy, Jamie Hough, & John Hough

A group of 80 people are ripped out of their daily lives, and all re-appear in an undisclosed location. These people are from all walks of life: young and old, athletic and disabled, white-collared and homeless. The rules to a race boom in their heads, in their own voices and languages, laying out what will become a horrific race of terror: “If you are lapped twice, you die. If you step off the path, you die. If you touch the grass, you will die. Race…or die.”

87 min

FANomenon

Written by Lynne Carter, Jay Armstrong, & Barbara Sharer; Directed by Lynne Carter;  Produced by Lynne Carter & Jay Armstrong

Written by Lynne Carter, Jay Armstrong, & Barbara Sharer; Directed by Lynne Carter;
Produced by Lynne Carter & Jay Armstrong

FANomenon follows rural retail worker Suzie as she goes on a quest to meet her hero, a fictional space explorer. She journeys through the world of science fiction fandom, and in doing so, learns about the relationships fans have with each other and with their heroes.

Middle-aged women make up a large yet inconspicuous community of fans. FANomenon explores their culture, their creative pursuits, and why they need heroes.

50 min

A Plague So Pleasant

Written by Benjamin Roberds; Directed by Benjamin Roberds & Jordan Reyes

Written by Benjamin Roberds; Directed by Benjamin Roberds & Jordan Reyes

In the aftermath of the apocalypse where society has grown accustomed to the fact that the undead only attack when provoked, it is a felony to shoot a zombie in the United States of America. Hordes of harmless corpses roam the streets like cattle. The state has built reserves to keep them contained, but there are too many of them and they’re growing everyday because even if you die of natural causes, still…you become one of them.

Clay Marshall struggles with this reality as he watches his sister, Mia, fail to accept the death of her boyfriend. She visits the wandering corpse of her lost lover constantly and acts as if he’s still alive.

78 min

Misfit Heights

Written by Daniel Grzeskowiak & James Burzeli; Directed James Burzelic; Produced by Daniel Grzeskowiak

Written by Daniel Grzeskowiak & James Burzeli; Directed James Burzelic; Produced by Daniel Grzeskowiak

A zombie puppet musical! An apartment building populated by puppet tenants and their human superintendent, Bob, is taken over by zombies when Bob decides to go on vacation. Dr. Zoltar, the local mad scientist and ne’er-do-well, uses the opportunity to unleash one of his diabolical plans to take over the world, but the plan to raise an army of the dead goes awry, and soon the denizens of Misfit Heights are neck-deep in flesh-craving zombies! It’s up to the last survivors to put an end to the mayhem.

98 min