Check out the trailer for the short film Thumb. Thumb screens virtually at Fantasia August 10th at 9:30PM EST and August 12th at 9AM EST.
Arrow Video FrightFest 2021 has traditionally showcased the best in genre short film from the UK and around the world since 2004, and this year is, despite the additional challenges faced, no exception, with ten countries representing three continents. From creeping terrors to outrageous scares, from spooky laughs to genuine fear, this year’s selection, which includes nine world premieres, unleashes the latest from upcoming and established filmmakers.
Tingle Monsters...Director: Alexandra SerioWriter: Alexandra SerioStars: Alexandra Serio, Kareem RahmaReviewIn Tingle Monsters Alexandra Serio (Writer, Director and Star) takes aim at how female are viewed on the internet and that words and their intent are a jumping off point for violence or at the very least the possibility of violence toward women and Serio succeeds... Continue Reading →
Queer Horror Shorts...Queerness is an integral part of horror’s tapestry and has been throughout the genre’s histories in both literature and film. It’s only natural considering the genre is where we bear witness to our anxieties and re-consume them. And, though LGBT themes in horror often appeared coded in the past, like in the case... Continue Reading →
Hang Up!...Director: Richard PowellWriter: Richard PowellStars: Astrida Auza, Robert Nolan, Jane PokouReviewHang Up! is the latest short film from Fatal Pictures, written and directed by Richard Powell.When Gary (Nolan) answers a call from his wife Emelia (Auza), he finds out that it is just a harmless butt dial and he is about to hang up... Continue Reading →
Hors D'oeuvre...Director: Aleksandra SvetlichnayaWriter: Aleksandra SvetlichnayaStars: Aleksandra Svetlichnaya, Mariela Castillo, Sarah Megan MaltzReviewAleksandra Svetlichnaya created the Dinnerverse 4 years ago, kicked off by the incredible Dinner (2015), followed by Breakfast (2016) and Midnight Snack (2018). Her Buffy influences were on full display through those 3 films, all of them featuring monsters, face kicking and a... Continue Reading →
The Misplaced...A young woman unwittingly discovers why things have been going missing around the house in The Misplaced. Discover why some things shouldn't be found by watching the short horror film online now.The Misplaced is directed, co-written, and edited by Alex DiVincenzo, whose previous effort, Be Us, is currently nominated for Best Short Film at... Continue Reading →