Not on the Map: Horror Shorts

Searchers after horror haunt strange, far places. ~H. P. Lovecraft

Director
Calvin McCarthy
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2019
Runtime
3 minutes
Film Synopsis

Is it possible that our irrational fear of the darkness isn't so irrational after all? When a young boy refuses to go to bed his mother soon finds out the terrifying reason. 

Director
Dustin Gluvna
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2018
Runtime
8 minutes
Film Synopsis

Leonard Jo King awakes one morning to the distant sound of the one thing he can’t stand; metal music. In desperate attempts to silence the increasingly louder shredding guitars in his brain he stumbles across the cure...Blood. Lots of blood. 

Director
Lucas Longacre
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2019
Runtime
18 minutes
Film Synopsis

Ali is a talented chef and Food Cart owner in Portland, Oregon. After falling behind on rent, a tragic accident forces Ali to make a change in his father's recipe. He becomes an overnight sensation but finds achieving his dream of opening a restaurant means selling his soul.

Director
Mikel-Jon West
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2015
Runtime
6 minutes
Film Synopsis

Rejection hurts. School administrator, Kelly Cartier, seeks out all her old "friends" for her 30th birthday party. After they all turn out to be bullies, she gets the last laugh.

Director
Mika Wiborgh & Tommy Forsberg
Country
Sweden
Year completed
2016
Runtime
9 minutes
Film Synopsis

A filmcollage journey through the wasteland of cinematic dreams and nightmares, the rabbit hole of celluloid, a flow of memory and mind.

Director
Steven K Jackley
Country
United States of America
Year completed
2019
Runtime
7 minutes
Film Synopsis

New Years Eve is all about Bad Resolutions most people never intend to keep. Betty however, is not like most people - And her Resolution is Evil.

Director
Jose Luis Anaya
Country
Mexico
Year completed
2018
Runtime
15 minutes
Film Synopsis

Damián, a vampire obsessed with a mysterious woman named Roxana, finds the chance to become her into the eternal, while for Roxana the grief and pain of her lost family will take her life into another path, carrying devastating consequences... mostly for Damián.

Director
Jorge Malpica
Country
Mexico
Year completed
2018
Runtime
8 minutes
Film Synopsis

A fisherman goes out to the ocean without knowing if he will be able to come back after an encounter with a mermaid and it’s enchanting call.