Zygote || Featured Short Film


Stranded in an Arctic mine, two lone survivors are forced to fight for their lives, evading and hiding from a new kind of terror. Oats Studios, Neill Blomkamp’s (District 9, Chapie) newest crazy project, has been shimmering the short film world with a series of experimental films featuring monsters and[…]

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The Beasts || Short Film Trailer

The Beasts (Las Bestias)

One summer night wild animals spread terror at a Barcelona suburbia after a mass escape from a private zoo. A group of cops must rescue a baby trapped inside a house with a big carnivore. Inspired by true events in Zanesville (Ohio, USA) in 2012.

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He will Come for You || Daily Short Picks

He Will Come For You

A Vivid Dream / A Living Nightmare. One Young Man’s night of dread & surreal terror. ‘He Will Come For You’ is a micro-budget 6-minute student Suspense/Horror film from the young aspiring filmmakers in Dead Monkey Productions & serves as their debut. Shot in Cape Town, South Africa. It uses[…]

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The Lovers || Daily Short Picks

The Lovers

While on vacation in Los Angeles, the lives of a young Canadian couple are torn apart by an unspeakable act of violence. Produced as part of the MFA Film & Television Production program at USC School of Cinematic Arts.

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The Blood

Kravta An appeal to society against terror and war, against violence in any of its forms. In a dynamic and dramatic way, the story exposes the connection between life, death and their eternal companion — The Blood. Released from the corporeal prison of the dead body, it finds its own[…]

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When a vicious drug gang discovers they’ve been infiltrated by an undercover cop, they move in. This act of terror will be their undoing for they unleashed a terrible evil. twitter.com/hmcindie

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State Zero | Featured Short Film

State Zero

The once beautiful and lively capital of Sweden has turned into a forbidding and abandoned city. A group of soldiers fly in to investigate an old surveillance tower that just went offline. Welcome to State Zero. Stockholm 2030. The once beautiful and lively capital of Sweden has turned into a[…]

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The family of a Vietnam veteran, is faced with the jarring reality that they can no longer care for him, as his mind is raveged by the effects of post traumatic stress. The distant son takes it upon himself to try and calm his father’s terror, without involving outside authorities.[…]

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Fright Night | Drudge


Drudge is the opening scene to a feature film. The nine-minute short film tells the story of Mia, who’s romantic night at home turns into a terror filled night with Drudge, the new face of horror. The villain, Drudge is a modern take on the classic slasher villain which traditionally[…]

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