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Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground present LITTLE TERRORS Vol. 42 - Shattered Hearts

Rue Morgue Magazine & Unstable Ground present

LITTLE TERRORS - Short Film Event - Volume 42 - Shattered Hearts

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.


Here's this month's lineup:.

Let Me Down Easy (16 minutes)

DIR: Matthew De Filippis, Elisia Mirabelli

In a small town where old traditions reign, the devotion of a group of people is tested as they turn twenty. Disturbing previous selection of Toronto After Dark.

Uncanny Valley (9 minutes)

DIR: Federico Heller

In the future, First Person Shooters have become a new drug for those on the fringes of society. Mind-blowing science fiction.

Boniato (21 minutes)

DIR: Eric Mainade, Andres Meza-Valdes, Diego Meza-Valdes

An illegal migrant worker runs into supernatural forces when she decides it's time to move on from picking crops. Previous selection of Sundance, Fantastic Fest, Toronto After Dark, and many more. From LT-alumnus directors (Play Dead).

Muffins (1 minute)

DIR: Jay Clarke

Inside the world of a particularly crazy cat lady. One of the winners of the 2015 Tentsquare Fantasia Bumper Contest. From LT-alumnus and programmer Clarke (Orange, Lively, The Monitor).

Cropped (6 minutes, UK)

DIR: Chris Thomas

While on a expedition to find UFOs, a group of tourists find more than they bargained for. From LT-alumnus director Thomas (Here Comes Santa).

Greater Than (28 minutes)

DIR: Darryl Shaw

An ID forger falls for an emotional damaged illegal immigrant, and struggles to understand what love truly is. From the twisted mind of LT-alumnus and poster artist Darryl Shaw (M is for Merman, T is for Testosterone Replacement Therapy). Award-winning previous selection of Blood in the Snow.

El Gigante (14 minutes)

DIR: Gigi Saul Guerrero, Luke Bramley

After an attempt to cross the US/Mexico border, a man awakens in the custody of a psychotic cannibal family. Entertaining short was previous selection of Fantastic Fest, Toronto After Dark, and many others. From LT-alumnus Luchagore Productions (Mother of God). Based on the novel 'Muerte Con Carne' by Shane McKenzie. Currently being expanded into a feature film.



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Rue Morgue & Unstable Ground present LITTLE TERRORS Vol. 42 - Shattered Hearts

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