Horror Shorts 

 Thursday April 14th, 8:30pm

"Ruth"
Director:  Álex Brau
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Ruth wakes up with a horrible hangover and realizes that she has lost her ring. She calls Luis, her partner, to help her, but he seems to disregard her and that makes Ruth exasperate.

“The Smiling Man” 
Director:  A.J. Briones
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A little girl home alone finds herself face-to-face with pure evil.

“Suffer the Little Children”
Director:  Corey Norman
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Suffer the Little Children is based on the short story by Stephen King. The short follows the decline of an aging teacher, Ms. Sidley (Anne Bobby), who believes her students are being taken over by something evil.

“Constance” 
Director:  Ian Pozzebon
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Following a break-up with a long-term boyfriend, Sam moves into a basement apartment with her friend. A series of terrifying dreams and sleepless nights leave Sam exhausted, disturbed and determined to figure out what exactly is in her bedroom wall.

“Soccer Moms In Peril” 
Director:  Damian K. Lahey
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After a night out drinking, a soccer mom wakes up bound to a chair in the basement of a masked killer. But as luck would have it, there's someone else in the basement that she wants to see even less.

“Mr. Man”
Director:  Haven Nutt
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"Mr. Man" is a short horror/psychological-thriller film shot on black and white Tri X Super 8 film. A 7 year old girl seeking companionship and understanding, makes friends with a ghostly figure she names Mr. Man. Mr. Man scares her, yet enthralls her, and quickly becomes a continuous figure in her life. As she battles the debate in her mind over whether Mr. Man is real or make believe, she becomes addicted to this sensational presence in her life. Though frightened when he’s around, she can’t live without him.

“Don’t mess with Sharkies" 
Director:  Richard Rabelbauer
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In the near future. A new, higher developed species called 'Sharkies' has pushed humans to the brink of extinction. Marie and Robert, two of the last few survivors, are on the run from the new rulers of our planet. They find a camera that still works. Marie sees this as a sign of good fortune. She tries to convince Robert to record a last statement of humanity addressed to posterity, whatever its form. Robert grudgingly accepts. He knows that, wherever they go, they run the danger of being eaten alive. When they finally seem to get round to recording, the story takes an unexpected turn shedding a new light on the 'Sharkies' as the new pride of creation.

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