Film Maudit 2.0 – AT THE MIDNIGHT HOUR
November 17 @ 10:30 pm - 11:59 pm PST$10.00
La Bruja del Fósforo Paseante (THE WANDERING WITCH) (Mexico, 2019, dir. Sofia Carillo)
A day before her son´s wedding, Agustina tries to have the ceremony called off, only to discover that Emilia, the orphan girl betrothed to her son, still has someone ready to come to her defense.
Sofia Carillo has worked in both Classical Animation and Art Direction, and is an Academy member (AMPAS) since 2018 (Shortfilm and Feature Animated). Her films include live action and stop motion works that have premiered and one prizes at Sundance, Fantastic Fest, and more. She has a BA in Media Arts from the University of Guadalajara (Jalisco, México).
PAIN NOIR (France, 2018, dir. Adrien Bourcier, Louise Duveau, Charlotte Thiriez, Rémi Fumery, Justin Lauridant, Massimo Partipilo, Clément Sagnier, Mariane Vanhoed)
Young Pastor promoted, John is an actor in the practice of a strange worship within a closed community.
Adrien Bourcier, Louise Duveau, Charlotte Thiriez, Rémi Fumery, Justin Lauridant, Massimo Partipilo, Clément Sagnier and Mariane Vanhoed have graduated from the Pôle IIID school (Roubaix, France) with their Masters in digital director.
DANSE MACABRE (USA, 2019, dir. Matthew Price)
A movie about dance, sex, love, and death, DANSE MACABRE stars Shannon Kraemer as a widowed dancer who’s looking for a new partner, both on the dance floor and in her bedroom. But does she have other plans…?
After graduating from USC with a cinema degree, Matthew worked in film and television production for over a decade, including shows such as Agents of SHIELD and 24. At the same time, he wrote and directed short films on the side. He finally made his first feature film and first daughter in the same year. The movie’s pretty good, but he’s even more proud of his daughter, who already knows all the words to “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds.”
PRESEPTE VIVENTE (Italy, 2018, dir. Lorenzo Fassina)
A neo pagan couple is terrorized by a divine presence after Agave, our heroine, accidentally spills some blood on the figurine while building a nativity scene.
Lorenzo Fassina was born in Milan, Italy.In 2009 he founded DirtyTape, an independent studio producing horror trash movies inspired by 80’s genre films and Italian classics.He has written and directed two feature films (Anamnesi Mutantein 2011 and Creepy Tales of Pizza and Gore in 2014), several shorts and music videos. DirtyTape’s motto is “Satana, Sangue e Skate” (Satan, Blood and Skate).https://vimeo.com/dirtytapeproduction
NIDORINA (USA, Argentina, 2019, dir. Francisco Ovalle)
When married couple, Susan and Sebastian hire a peculiar babysitter, strange occurrences begin to unravel.
Francisco Ovalle is an Actor, Writer, Producer from Rosario, Argentina, residing in Los Angeles. In 2012 Francisco founded Crystal Pantera Productions with his partner, fellow filmmaker Nikki Bohm as an independent production company with a focus on exciting and daring lower budget films and TV Series. Under Crystal Pantera Productions Francisco produced and starred in several short films including IRA Official Selection 51st Sitges Festival Internacional De Cinema Fantastic De Catalunya, MASHO’S DESCENT official Selection Garden City Film Festival, Bengaluru, India, GRIEF, ASTRONAUT FRED, a Pilot for a new International Comedy TV series and served as Producer on the development of several other TV Series and Feature Film projects.
THE CONGREGATION (Finland, 2018, dir. CHRZU)
God’s fiercest follower Carlotta Moore is commanded to wage war on greedy, sinful capitalists. Nevertheless, Satan has other plans for her. This is the final part of a short film trilogy starring Carlotta Moore.
CHRZU, born 1977, is a Finnish genre oriented writer/ director, who is best known for his awarded short film “Nightsatan and the Loops of Doom”(2013) and the short films starring the infamous actress Carlotta Moore. CHRZU’s film work can be described as pitch black, hilarious and bizarre.
ATOMIC ED (France, 2018, dir. Nicolas Hugon)
Ed is somewhat of a dork and is in love with this girl Julia, she however is hanging out with the leader of the tough guys. When a series of gruesome murders takes place, Ed is pulling himself together and creates some ingenious weapons with which he takes on the murderer, and perhaps he will win the girl at the end also.
Born in 1979, Nicolas Hugon is an autodidact who is trained to his passion by making movies with the family camcorder in the garden of his parents.
A few years later, he began to make his passion his job by making videos for websites, musicians and other artists which led him to expand his address book. He continues to make films in parallel.
In 2012, he decided to found his own production company with two partners: La Casquette Productions will produce two of his films: GAME OF THE DEAD and SEUL a SEUL, as well as a number of clips, teasers and commercials.