Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground present LITTLE TERRORS Vol. 30 - Samhain

Rue Morgue Magazine & Unstable Ground present

LITTLE TERRORS - Short Film Event - Volume 30 - Samhain

Little Terrors is now in its 4th 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!

The poster this month features hand-drawn artwork from Darryl Shaw. Come and enjoy our Halloween-program, including lots of Toronto Premieres!


Here's this month's outstanding lineup:

The Last Halloween (11 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Marc Roussel

Four young trick-or-treaters set out on a door-to-door adventure - making their way from house to house, collecting strange treats as they go - that could very well end up being... the Last Halloween! Produced in association with BravoFACT, and featuring Julian Richings (Hard Core Logo, Man of Steel, Ejecta).

Here Be Monsters (15 minutes, New Zealand, premiere)

DIR: Nic Gorman, Paul Glubb

After a man is bitten by a zombie, he rushes home to spend his final moments with his family. Previous selection of Fantastic Fest and Fantasia.

Get Some (15 minutes, UK, premiere)

DIR: Adam & Joe Horton

After a viral pandemic turns most of the planet into flesh craving mutants, one man fights back by presenting 'Get Some', a brash reality show in which he hunts down the infected for the entertainment of the surviving population. Starring John Hannah (Spartacus: Blood & Sand). Previous selection of Frightfest UK.

Serpent's Lullaby (13 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Patricia Chica

A reclusive woman holds the secret to a serious of child disappearances in a small community. Previous selection of Fantasia. Directed by LT-alumnus Chica (Ceramic Tango).

Good Samaritan (10 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Jeffrey Reddick

When a man videotapes a fatal assault in which the bystanders did nothing, he finds himself haunted by guilt, and something more sinister. Selection of ScreamFest LA and Fantasia. Starring Rainn Wilson (Super, The Office)!

Goblin? (7 minutes, UK, premiere)

DIR: Christian James

A woman has her hands full when her boyfriend is convinced there's a Goblin in the wardrobe. Previous selection of Frightfest UK.

Picket (5 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Izzy Lee

On the way to make a shady deal, a church cult leader gets a nasty surprise. Previous selection of Fantasia.

Hellyfish (13 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Patrick Longstreth, Robert McLean

A missing nuclear weapon is leaking radioactive material off the coast of Tybee Island, leading to nature run amok! A fun throwback to big monster pictures - it's 'Sharknado' minus the cynicism!

Mr. Dentonn (9 minutes, Spain, premiere)

DIR: Ivan Villamel

A sister reads her brother a story about a strange creature that attacks children. Suddenly, she feels a strange presence in the house… Selection of Screamfest LA. Directed by LT-alumnus Villamel (Refuge 115).

The Archivist (10 minutes)

DIR: Jeremy Ball

The new assistant projectionist at an aging movie theatre investigates a series of mysterious disappearances. Excellent short from LT-alumnus director Ball (Frost). Previous selection of Fantasia.



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