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Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground present LITTLE TERRORS Vol. 38 - All Hallows Eve

Rue Morgue Magazine & Unstable Ground present

LITTLE TERRORS - Short Film Event - Volume 38 - All Hallows Eve

Little Terrors is now in the 5th year/season! Come check out a monthly showcase of horror short films! Hosted at MLT 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! Pre-buy tickets here:

The poster this month features hand-drawn artwork from Darryl Shaw. Films will play in a different order than listed. This month's theme is Halloween (naturally).


Here's this month's spooky lineup:

A Tricky Treat (4 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Patricia Chica

A man is kidnapped on Halloween night by a very strange family, his fate left in the hands of two very strange children. Previous selection of Fantasia, and many others.

I Am Candy (10 minutes, Mexico, premiere)

DIR: JB Minerva

A young boy must face the terrifying visitor stalking him one Halloween. Shot in Mexico, but Russian-language.

Mother of God (7 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Gigi Saul Guerrero

A bleak, gory short existing in the world of Latin mysticism, from the director of 'El Gigante'. Starring Tristan Risk (American Mary)!

Black Eyes (11 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Rick Spears

A young boy discovers a young girl attempting to commit suicide. When she hesitates, he offers her another path. A mix of the heartwarming and the macabre. Previous selection of Fantasia.

The Trap (6 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Dick Grunert

A man invites his friend over one night to show off his latest invention: a trap for catching aliens. From one of the writers of 'Adventure Time'. Current selection of Telluride Horror Show.

The Witching Hour (9 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Carl Firth

When the clock strikes midnight, all manner of ghouls and monsters are unleashed onto the world. Current selection of Telluride Horror Show.

Ghosting (8 minutes, premiere)

DIR: James Moran

A paranormal investigator gets more than she bargained for on a routine call. From LT-alumnus director Moran (Crazy For You). Current selection of Telluride Horror Show.

666 Sq Feet (4 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Ray Zablocki

A tenant spends a sleepless night in his new apartment, only to discover something sinister lurking within.

Pillow Fright (6 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Patrick Rea

A slumber party goes horribly wrong in this fun short from LT-alumnus Rea (Do Not Disturb, Get Off My Porch, Split the Check).

Tickle (12 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Corey Norman

A child's bedtime story takes on a life of its own one Halloween night. Gory and bizarre.

Grammy (2 minutes, premiere)

DIR: Jill Gevargizian

Whatever you do, don't disturb Grammy. From LT-alumnus director Gevargizian (Call Girl).

Vicious (13 minutes)

DIR: Oliver Park

Coming home one night to find her door unlocked, a young woman begins to suspect she may not be alone. Current selection of Toronto After Dark and Telluride Horror Show.

The King and Queen of Halloween (6 minutes)

DIR: Anna Maguire, Stuart Spears

Some children discover the steep price for disrespecting the holiday.



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Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground present LITTLE TERRORS Vol. 38 - All Hallows Eve

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