• Thrills & Chills

Buckle in for this hair-raising series of lurid genre shorts. From an Andalusian nightmare to a phallic catastrophe in Finland, expect no shortage of scares and savagery.


Short Films


The appearance of an unknown being tests the mental and emotional stability of two sisters.

In competition for Best Midnight Short.

Forgive Us

After years of estrangement, an embittered young man uncovers sinister threats when returning home for Christmas with his boyfriend.

In competition for Best LGBT+ Short and Best Midnight Short.

The Last Marriage

A comedy about how meager everyday life continues even after the zombie apocalypse.

In competition for Best Midnight Short.

Macabre Night

During a nighttime transfer, maximum security inmates escape and head for a small town. The authorities call on citizens to assist in the capture of the fugitives—by any means necessary—offering a large cash reward. Amid the chaos that ensues, a young couple in crisis tries to stay alive.

In competition for Best Midnight Short.

The Moogai

In this Aboriginal psychological thriller, a family is terrorized by a child-stealing spirit.

In competition for Best Midnight Short.

Night of the Living Dicks

Venla is fed up with getting dick pics when she finds a pair of glasses that reveal the true nature of people and which men are real dicks. As the dick monsters realize they've been exposed to Venla in ways they didn't intend, they come after her and Venla must confront an explosive nightmare of genitals and gender roles.

In competition for Best Midnight Short.

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