Extra Anchovies, Please: Sci-Fi/Thriller/Horror Shorts

Horror films are the anchovies of the cinema. Either you like them, or you don't. ~George A. Romero

Director
Montgomery Haines
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2019
Runtime
12 minutes
Film Synopsis

Commander Kimmich has been dispatched to the planet Dalron as a contingency measure.  If for some reason commander Zeddemore's mission fails, Kimmich's mission is to retrieve the Dalron invasion plans and bring them back to Earth.

Director
Jeff Brown
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2018
Runtime
7 minutes
Film Synopsis

After seeing a cryptic breaking news segment, a man finds himself in peril.

Director
Peter Russell
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2019
Runtime
6 minutes
Film Synopsis

With supplies dwindling, a survivor of a mysterious event struggles with the decision to leave the safety of their home.

Director
Stanley Mackrell
Country
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Year completed
2018
Runtime
6 minutes
Film Synopsis

Kelly and Rob are enjoying a quiet Saturday morning when their lives are interrupted by Michelle, knocking on their door asking for help. What follows is a one take, invasion thriller as the couple shelter and protect Michelle from whoever she's trying to escape.

Director
Natasha Nimpani
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2015
Runtime
11 minutes
Film Synopsis

Mystery thriller, noir. 

  "A beautiful woman shows up at an old man's hotel room. Be careful what you wish for. You may get what you deserve."

Director
Eugenia Llaguno
Country
Mexico
Year completed
2018
Runtime
14 minutes
Film Synopsis

Penelope, a wounded woman, has been going through life avoiding pain, until one day, through an extraordinary and surreal event, she’s led to begin an internal voyage to face her greatest fear: to see her dark side; when facing it, she begins a journey of transformation.

Director
Stephanie Leet
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2019
Runtime
8 minutes
Film Synopsis

Two timeless women search for another woman in their travels. Along the way, they meet an unruly man who needs to be quieted.

Director
Jordan Ros
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2018
Runtime
3 minutes
Film Synopsis

What should be a pleasant dinner escalates into a symphony of horrors.

Director
Isaac Zambra
Country
Mexico
Runtime
6 minutes
Film Synopsis

Escape from reality or escape from memory?
A peculiar character performs a mysterious wait at an abandoned train station.
His delirious action will lead us to witness his goal as a traveler of time and space: to build a route inwards and at the same time another one outwards.