Finland | 2019 | 9 min | Director: Kim Westerlund COLORADO PREMIERE
A man regains consciousness as he is being buried alive. Overwhelmed by panic he tries to force his way out of the box he finds himself in, without success. Equipped with nothing but a single lighter he wallows in hopelessness until strange sounds approaches, and with it, true fear.
Estonia | 2019 | 15 min | Director: Oskar Lehemaa COLORADO PREMIERE
Insecure and balding Leo has closed himself in his apartment. A mysterious hair growth liquid arrives at his doorstep and Leo uses it to fix up his looks. The liquid causes a series of grotesque metamorphoses as Leo tries desperately to get bodily changes under control as the events of the evening quickly turn into chaos.
USA | 2019 | 10 min | Directors: Sumire Takamatsu, Jorge Lucas WORLD PREMIERE
Today is February 3rd, known in Japan as Setsubun. Families celebrate by casting out evil spirits from their homes. But this family's young daughter has other plans...
Spain | 2019 | 9 min | Directors: Lucas Paulino & Ángel Torres U.S. PREMIERE
A witch that is observing from the apartment across the street and a story no child should ever hear...
USA | 2019 | 5 min | Directors: Jon Rhoads & Mike Marrero COLORADO PREMIERE IN PERSON: Jon Rhoads
A stoner finds out why you never call the numbers scrawled on the bathroom stall.
USA | 2019 | 11 min | Director: Justin Nelson
Karen invites Max home but has a number of rules he must follow, the most paramount being he check under her bed for monsters. He has to check every time he stays the night. What could possibly happen if he didn't check…
USA | 2019 | 13 min | Director: Keith Adams WORLD PREMIERE
Clinical psychiatrist Dr. Jennifer Haver becomes obsessed with her mysterious new patient’s artwork and realizes he possesses a dark gift. After learning of the patient's fear of color, Dr. Haver's fascination turns to obsession, and she is forced to confront her own darkness. Based on a story by renowned dark fiction writer Brian Evenson.
Canada | 2019 | 10 min | Director: Alicia Eisen
After a life well lived, Freddy is afforded a chilling encore - he must live his life backwards through the eyes of every bug he has ever killed.
Three friends on vacation by the sea are spellbound by a supernatural force.
Canada | 2019 | 28 min | Director: Jacob Wiebe COLORADO PREMIERE
A wayward sailor put to trial for a brutal murder in a small 18th century village recounts a tale of vengeance and sorcery that challenges the beliefs of the town’s Magistrate and forces him to face the ghost of his past.
USA | 2018 | 5 min | Director: Todd Redenius
In a small town where not much happens a barrel of toxic waste is found leaking into a creek. No one notices that people everywhere are having uncontrollable spasms resulting in people dying in gory and outlandish ways due to the drinking water being contaminated.
The Netherlands | 2019 | 17 min | Director: Nico van den Brink COLORADO PREMIERE
A young woman visits her boyfriend’s family home and learns about a sinister history with his creepy neighbor. Soon, all kinds of skeletons come out of the closet.
Norway | 2018 | 14 min | Director: Kenneth Karlstad NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE
A mother struggles with her daughter's violent sleeping disorder.