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Coney Island Film Festival 2020 on - Program 8 - Horror Shorts

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Coney Island Film Festival 2020 on - Program 8 - Horror Shorts

Tuesday, September 22, 7pm ET until Friday, October 2, 7pm ET

All ticket sales are final, no refunds.  View at any time on Xerb TV from Tuesday, September 22, 7pm ET, until Friday, October 2, 7pm ET. This program contains adult material suitable for ages 18+. 

Live Zoom Q+A with the filmmakers on Sunday, September 27th at 7pm, ET. An email to register will be sent to all ticket and pass holders. Limited capacity, first come, first served. A Q+A replay will be added to the end of this program, within 24 hours.

Get an all access festival pass (watch all 14 programs, or as many as you choose, 24 hours a day until October 2nd at 7pm) for only $25 here.

The Loop
7:41, Rich Ragsdale (Director/Writer), Roger M Mayer (Producer), Kevin Ragsdale (Writer/Producer/Cast), Veronica Radaelli (Producer), Shane Almagor (Cast), Will Abbott (Cast), Grace Westlin (Cast), Mosh (Cast)

Mikey’s older brother, Tommy, brings home a mysterious bootleg VHS tape of “the scariest movie ever made”. But what they expect to be a run-of-the-mill 80s slasher flick turns out to be something much more terrifying.

It Can Walk!
6:23, Spencer Holden (Director), Sam Yarabek (Writer/Cast), Paul Gansky (Writer)

A sea beastie and a bubby collide in It Can Walk! A fisherman named Freddie frantically attempts to recover a mysterious sack from the wilds of Long Island. Trapped in his broken pick-up, armed with a fifth of rum and a flare gun, Freddie must protect the sack from a vengeful pair of tentacles -- and himself -- before all hell breaks loose.

Momma, Don't Go
5:32, Rafael De Leon Jr. (Director/Writer/Producer), Julia Tolchin (Cast), Leanne Watson (Cast), Melissa Sutkowski (Cast), Anthony Franqui (Cast)

A mother and daughter struggle to survive a deadly home invasion.

10:12, Jeremiah Kipp (Director), Anthony Guilianti (Writer), Ashley Tyler (Producer/Cast), Logan Roberts (Cast), Lucas Rainey (Cast), Cole Critchell (Cast), Kyle Tuck (Cast), Brandon Fox (Cast)

A troubled young woman is consumed with the yearning to find the perfect man in a crowded NYC dating scene, even if it means building one herself, piece by piece.

Like Me Deadly
9:08, Sean Q King (Director), George Taramas (George Taramas), Skye Stracke (Cast)

A social media influencer livestreams her home invasion in an attempt to gain more followers.

Meat Lovers
4:00, JT Schindler (Producer/Cinematographer), Daniel Stebbins (Writer/Director), Shana Goodman (Cast), Edgar Eguria (Cast)

To satisfy her appetite, a young woman must juggle dealing with her salacious lover and a mysterious pizza order.

1:59, Leon Chase (Director/Writer), Ashlie Atkinson (Cast), Chris Kelly (Cast), Jennifer Laine Williams (Cast)

Alone in her apartment during COVID-19 quarantine, a woman finds herself in unexpected danger.

4:33, Russ Emanuel (Director/Producer), Emile Haris (Writer/Editor/Director of Photography), Paige Laree Poucel (Cast), Alan Courtright (Cast), Bill Victor Arucan (Cast), Dave Beaty (Illustration Artist), Vasilis Milesis (Composer)

During a mysterious pandemic, Cassie’s quarantine life has turned into a routine, day in and day out. Nothing new seems to happen, until she realizes she’s out of coffee. And she’s determined to get her cup of joe, even if she must face the horrors of the outside world. Because “she’d kill for a cup of coffee.”

In this part-animated live action short, anything goes.

Shut Eye
15:36, Robert Gregson (Director), Addison Anderson (Writer), Colin Moneymaker (Producer), Mia Darrow (Cast)

A recovering addict isolates herself in a nearby rental home while she gets her life on track. Haunted by episodes of sleep paralysis and visions of silhouetted demons, she scores an Ambien from the strange property manager in order to get a good night's rest. When the episodes intensify and town secrets come to light, she's certain the haunting forces aren't only in her mind.

The Smiler
11:36, Gregg Blake (Director/Writer), Zef Cota (Producer), Christina Maldonado (Producer), Paige Howard (Cast), Tim Abou-Nasr (Cast), Eva Visco (Cast), Alex Gray (Director of Photography)

A couple vacationing together in an effort to improve their relationship are haunted by a mysterious witch.

The Witches of Bushwick
19:03, Catherine Delaloye (Director/Writer/Producer/Cast), Joe Pardavila (Producer/Writer), Mariana Trevino (Producer), Alicia Herder (Producer), Chloe Farnworth (Cast), Marianne Noscheze (Cast), Alina Carson (Cast), Charly Bivona (Cast)

Margaret is about to be initiated into a modern coven. When things - inevitably - start to go wrong, however, the witchy influencers find that they are no match for the actual supernatural.

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