After the success of their slightly disturbing live-action/animation film Drained, writer/director Nick Peterson once again teams up with actor Jon Heder (taking up the producer role) to start production on their latest short The Visitant. Described as an edge-of-your seat supernatural horror, Peterson’s latest film is the story of a mother who battles to protect [...]
I have to admit that I’m more than a little addicted to the strange worlds which are the result of the collaboration between filmmaker Czlowiek Kamera and photographer Nishe. A couple weeks ago we posted their journey into the unknown promo for Tkacz’s Śnienie, which featured a young woman literally searching for herself. Now things [...]
Written and directed by Guillermo Arriaga, the man behind the narratives of Alejandro González Iñárritu’s trilogy of death and shot by Steven Spielberg’s regular cinematographer Janusz Kaminski. The incredible production values on show in short thriller/horror Broken Night really shouldn’t come as a surprise – even though the short was shot entirely on the reasonably [...]
OK, Dan Gitsham’s previous films might have you convinced that peeking between your fingers is the de facto sensible viewing position for his work, but trust me, his trailer for the 20th anniversary of the Dead by Dawn horror festival features balloons and a clown. How scary could it possibly be?
A young witch extracts bloody revenge after she’s falsely accused of misdeeds by a torch bearing mob in BLVCK MVGIC, the latest stop motion gem from Lee Hardcastle for New York’s Kill The Noise. And if you happened to be wondering why Hardcastle’s promo is billed as Pt. 2, well that’s because last year Mike [...]
If your mother never told you to be wary of sexy French girls then take this teaser from Corin Hardy’s spawning soon teen horror comedy Frogz Legz as a strong deterrent.
A past winner of the ‘Best Horror Short’ award at the London Independent Film Festival, Dead Hungry from filmmaker William Bridges provides a fresh look at the zombie short. Jed is starving, he hasn’t eaten for days. He’s lost and alone, wandering around a vast forest searching for the one thing that can satisfy his [...]
T is for Toilet segment director of The ABCs of Death and claymation master, Lee Hardcastle returns with An Alien Claymation, a fast paced, gruesome homage to 1950s B-Movie horror complete with bucket loads of (green) blood splatter and an eerie soundtrack which urges you to think twice about inviting aliens for tea. A father [...]
What if the story of the teddy bear wasn’t as innocent as we all thought? Dublin filmmaker Jason Butler shows the darker side of where the children’s favourite companion comes from.
Director Tony Sebastian Ukpo cranks up the creep factor with the minimum amount of fuss in his skilfully delivered short About Claire.