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Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground present LITTLE TERRORS Vol. 26 - Empathy Kills

Rue Morgue Magazine & Unstable Ground present

LITTLE TERRORS - Short Film Event - Volume 26 - Empathy Kills

Little Terrors is now in it's third year/season! Come check out a monthly showcase of horror short films! Originally featured at the Toronto rep-cinema 'The Projection Booth', the program's current home is MAGIC LANTERN CARLTON CINEMA. Enjoy two full hours of the craziest, goriest, most-disturbing and off-the-wall short films the genre has to offer! Plus Q&As with some of the filmmakers! $10, 18+. Fully liquor-licensed theatre!

By attending this event, you have a 1 in 10 chance to win advance passes to see 'The Raid 2: Berandal', courtesy of eOne Films! Look for the eOne rep when you arrive to enter.

The poster this month features hand-drawn artwork from Darryl Shaw.


Here's this month's kick-ass lineup:

Cat Sick Blues (10 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Dave Jackson

In an effort to save their relationship, a couple spend the weekend at the beach, only to encounter a stray man in a cat mask. Previous selection of Fantasia, and many more!

Shoot'er (12 minutes, premiere)

DIR: P.R. Brown

A dark meditation on the thin line between art and murder. Featuring Nikki Sixx of ‪Mötley Crüe‬!

Crazy For You (9 minutes, UK, premiere)

DIR: James Moran

A serial killer finds love, and has to work overtime to keep his urges at bay. Featuring Arthur Darvill (Rory on 'Doctor Who'), and previous selection of FrightFest and Grimmfest.

Dead Rush (10 minutes)

DIR: Zachary Ramelan

Can you survive the undead onslaught? This locally-produced, first-person short was a previous selection of Blood in the Snow!

Liebe (Love) (4 minutes)

DIR: Cameron MacGowan

A love triangle between a man, a maiden and a monster. Previous selection of Toronto After Dark, VIFF and more!

Love Songs From An Android (11 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Sol Friedman

A robot flees from the heartache of unrequited love. From LT-alumnus director Friedman (last month's 'Beasts in the Real World').

C#ckFight (9 minutes)

DIR: Julian Yuri Rodriguez

Imagine if Gaspar Noe directed an underground fight movie. You're in the ballpark. Previous selection of Fantasia and many more!

My Brother's Keeper (Or How Not To Survive The Apocalypse) (6 minutes)

DIR: Jen Moss

A brother and sister have to put up with each other in the middle of a zombie apocalypse. Starring April Pearson from 'Skins' and Alex Esmail from 'Attack the Block'. Previous selection of Viscera Film Festival.

Pathos (17 minutes)

DIR: Dennis Cabella, Marcello Ercole, Fabio Prati

After the fall of society, Mankind's greatest invention allows humans to continue living a 'perfect' life inside the infinite world of Pathos. Visually-impressive previous selection of too many festivals to mention!

Rocco (9 minutes)

DIR: Jacob Cooney

A man is being terrorized by his childhood imaginary friend on the even of his death.



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Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground present LITTLE TERRORS Vol. 26 - Empathy Kills

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