Beyond Human

A collection of scary, supernatural and darkly humorous shorts, directed by local, international and student filmmakers. Includes Q&A with local filmmakers.  [Recommended ages 15+]

Friday, Oct 6 @ 9PM-10:30PM - Appleton Grill Event Lounge

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A Father's Day

Dir. Mat Johns

Unexpectedly reunited with his daughter among the ruins of the world, a father is determined to make this day special, even if they’re already dead.

[10 min. England]



Dir. Tony Vaca

Grindhouse parody horror film, Mexican style. For many centuries people have wondered what the secret recipe is for cooking the perfect carnitas....

[6:30 min. Spanish w English subtitles. Local filmmaker]



Grandma's Card Night

Dir. Rose Mercurio - director attending

Two little girls cause mischief during their grandma's card night with Death.

[4:30 min. Local filmmaker]


Jenny Loves Satan

Dir. Jenna Bryant

After 12-year old Jenny is mocked at school by her peers, suspended by her ruler-wielding teacher, lovingly misunderstood by her father, yelled at by her drunk mother, and sent to bed without supper, Jenny has no choice but to pray to Satan for help.

[14 min. English. USA]


Kevin's Quest

Dir. Joseph Cloud

A young Jack-O-Lantern guards his patch and his friends with dignity, until a horde of bats defecates on him and his property. Kevin heads out to right the wrongs that have been committed against him.

[3:30 min. Local filmmaker]



Dir. Justin Harding

A young girl defies her mother and in the process evokes a terrifying clown.

[10 min. English. Canada]


La rabia de Clara / Clara's Rage

Dir. Michelle Garza Cervera

After getting bitten by a rabid dog, Clara must stay locked in the small cabin where she lives with her family. While the town is assaulted by a pack of savage dogs, Clara's seclusion causes an intense desire for freedom. 

[27 min. Spanish w/ English Subtitles. Mexico]



Tresspassers / Inkräktare

Dir. Johannes Persson

A couple that pays no mind to forbidden borders in a haunted cemetary pass beyond the line that separates the living and the dead.

[5 min. Swedish w/ English subtitles]