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Coney Island Film Festival 2021 - Program 8 - Horror Shorts

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Coney Island Film Festival 2021 - Program 8 - Horror Shorts

Saturday, September 18, 2021 - 8:00pm

All attendees must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination and wear masks.

Online sales have ended. Tickets are available at our Box Office for $8, cash or credit.

This Program contains Adult Material (Nudity).

All ticket sales are final, no refunds and pre-sales are Will Call only (tickets will not ship), to be picked up at our Box Office at 1208 Surf Ave., during the festival.

Directed by John Gray, NY, 9:18, Brooklyn Premiere

A young boy is forced to deal with the entity that possesses his mother.

What's in the Woods?
Directed by Michel Dominguez Beddome, Astoria, NY, 13:53, Brooklyn Premiere

After a stressful move from New York City into their new country home, Lauren and Jerry unwind with their closest friend Megan in the dimly lit cottage. The calm only lasts so long. Megan discovers an ashen little boy in the yard, shivering and alone… or so they think. The three friends act quickly to protect this boy from a frightening man and his gang of drifters who seem intent on getting this child.

Directed by Pearls Daily, NY, 5:57, Brooklyn Premiere

Home becomes purgatory for a grieving and murderous filmmaker during a global pandemic.

Party Doll
Co-Directed by Julie Atlas Muz & Mat Fraser, NY, 7:41, World Premiere

A middle aged sexist chancer propositions the wrong woman in Upstate NY, a survivor of child abuse in Satanic sex parties where her Sister was killed. With a suggestion of easy sex, she brings him to a derelict house, the site of the original sin, where she and her dead Sister’s ghost brutally victimize him. 100% filmed and edited on an IPad Pro. NOT for the easily offended, triggered or sensitive.

Daytrip Massacre
Co-Directed by Artie Brennan, Anthony Giordano, New York, NY, 10:54, New York City Premiere

In the late 1970's a group of young adults go camping near the old abandoned Freak Show Camp. Legend has it, the bearded lady's son, a half-fish-half-child monster called "Fishboy" still roams the woods slaying anyone in his stream. Will they make out? Probably. Will they make it out? Probably not.

In the Bowels of the Building
Directed by Nikolai Basarich, NY, 11:17, World Premiere

An elderly janitor's routine cleaning becomes an existential battle against the spread of a mysterious and insidious goo.

Hide or Seek
Directed by Brian Newell, Bethesda, MD, 20:24, New York City Premiere

Andrew introduces his boyfriend to his childhood friends by playing a nostalgic - and terrifying - game of Hide and Seek. The game turns deadly when he discovers someone from his past hiding in the shadows, out for violent revenge.

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