HIGHLIGHT & VIDEOS: APRIL 2021 THRILLER/SUSPENSE Film Festival

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS:
Best THRILLER Film: GRAFTON
Best BLACK & WHITE Film: THE SLEEPLESS
Best CRIME Film: THE OPEN DOOR
Best HORROR FIlm: THE GUARD STATION
Best Performances: ROAD GAMES
Best Cinematography: ANOMALY
Best Sound & Music: BRUISES
Best Direction: WHAT IF

Theme of night: It’s never what it seems.

NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in private.

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos:

festival posterGRAFTON, 26min., USA, Thriller
festival posterANOMALY, 26min., France, Thriller/Sci-Fi
festival posterTHE SLEEPLESS, 7min., USA, Thriller
festival posterTIED, 7min., UK, Thriller
festival posterLIGHT YEARS, 5min., Crime Experimental
festival posterROAD GAMES, 11min., Poland, Crime/Thriller
festival posterTHE OPEN DOOR, 11min., USA, Crime/Western
festival posterBRUISES, 7min., USA, Horror
festival posterTHE GUARD STATION, 12min., Australia, Horror
festival posterWHAT IF, 12min., USA, Horror
The beginning of a (temporary) new era.

See you at the festivals. Whenever that happens!

– Matthew Toffolo

THRILLER Festival BEST SCENE Script Reading: OUT NEIGHBORHOOD, by Jarrod Raymond Distrola

Divorce-bound parents are desperate for answers after their young son is kidnapped by a mysterious figure known only as “Messenger“ while the kidnapper takes interest in his next victim — a quick tempered, closeted twelve-year-old.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Val Cole
Annie: Kyana Teresa
Peter: Geoff Mays
Lynn: Andy Camp

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HIGHLIGHT & VIDEOS: MARCH 2021 THRILLER/SUSPENSE Film Festival

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS:
Best Short Film: THE ARTIFACT
Best Thriller Film: THE CLIMBING PERCH
Best Crime Film: UNDERDOG
Best Performances: CRUEL WORLD
Best Cinematography: LOOK WHAT YOU HAVE DONE!
Best Production Design: TOTSU (REDBIRD)
Best Sound & Music: THE POLITENESS OF KINGS

Theme of night: Attempting to connect.

NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in private.

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos:

festival posterTHE ARTIFACT, 24min., USA, Thriller/Action



festival posterCRUEL WORLD, 16min, Canada, Thriller/Drama



festival posterTOTSU (REDBIRD), 11min., USA, Thriller/Action



festival posterUNDERDOG, 7min., Italy, Crime/Animation



festival posterBUST, 7min., USA, Crime/Action



festival posterLOOK WHAT YOU HAVE DONE!, 10min., Switzerland, Thriller



festival posterTHE CLIMBING PERCH, 15min., USA, Thriller



festival posterTHE POLITENESS OF KINGS, 20min., France, Thriller



festival posterISOLATION, 11min., USA, Thriller



The beginning of a (temporary) new era.

See you at the festivals. Whenever that happens!

– Matthew Toffolo