In honor of the upcoming season which calls for horror, thrills and gore, ShortsTV, the exclusive presenter of the Oscar® Nominated Short Films theatrical releases for the last 15 years, announced today their Halloween-themed programming lineup will debut today and continue throughout the duration of the month.
Throughout the month, ShortsTV will air “Midnight Hour,” programming blocks from midnight to 6am on Fridays, which will feature short films of varying horror including thriller, suspense and more. “Midnight Hour” will run through October 23rd. Highlighted films include Last One Screaming, directed by Matt Devino, The Station, directed by Patrick Ridremont, and Akuji Devil’s Board, directed by Nelson Ricardo, amongst many more.
Additionally, powered by Crimson Screen Horror Film Fest, ShortsTV is debuting “Shriek Week” on October 25th to air throughout the week leading up to Halloween through Saturday, October 31st. In addition to airing more than 25 films that were previously featured at Crimson Screen Horror Film Fest, ShortsTV will air five filmmaker spotlights, showcasing award-winning filmmakers and providing a closer look inside of the processes of renowned creators.
Listed below, the following films and filmmakers will be highlighted on ShortsTV this Halloween season:
Anniversary, Directed by Tommy Faircloth
A married couple, Richard and Etna, finds their relationship is in danger. Etna reaches her breaking point and from that moment on, their emotional tension only seems to rise.
Ens Rationis, Directed by Richard Blakewell
Ten years ago, Vivian struck a pact with a mysterious stranger who promised her something no one else could. Tonight she abandons the love of her life to make a dark rendezvous and settle her debt.
Eyecatcher, Directed by Jun Shimizu
Two young brothers tell each other scary stories of an urban legend – a creature lurking