After the death of her mother, Aashi falls victim to her megalomaniac father, Shashi’s brutality. She suffers intense abuse and violence at his hands in silence. But, Aashi has a little secret. Late in the night she talks to her dead mother, Bahni. While Shashi’s business is slipping through his hands. This only makes the… Continue reading Short Film: AGHATIT/UNBECOMING, 19min., India, Crime/Drama
On the run after looting a prospector, William makes his way down a river to Deloro Ontario where a man will trade gold for cash. After taking cover in this mysterious man’s cabin, William soon realizes he isn’t so much interested in his gold, but something much more valuable.
AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS: BEST THRILLER FILM: NEAR KEPLER BEST CRIME/MYSTERY FILM: LYCANTHROPHY BEST ACTION FILM: ROLL PIN PUNCH BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: DEEP WATER BEST PERFORMANCESS: MARRAS BEST SOUND & MUSIC: WILL TO LIVE: THE GARY EDINGER STORY Theme of night: Trapped and getting out. NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings… Continue reading HIGHLIGHT & VIDEOS: JUNE 2020 THRILLER/SUSPENSE Film Festival
Lola Rùi I strongly recommend this Film Festival. was very interesting experience to hear and see the feedback video, also the communication with the Festival organitation for any question is very friendly and fast. Im so happy to have been part of it. Thank You for the support!!!
It was absolutely great and exciting (seeing the FEEDBACK Video on my film). Thank you and the audience a lot. I also watched feedbacks of other works that screened. I need to admit that the audience in Toronto is much more film literate, and has a greater sense than most audiences that I have ever… Continue reading THRILLER Festival Testimonial – April 23 2020
Eveline Grassman This festival has a fantastic concept. Its a filmmakers dream to get feedback like this. The best reason to create film, to take part of your audience experiens and hear their thoughts. It has been a pure pleasure to be part of this festival. Against all odds they also managed to find a… Continue reading Thriller/Suspense Festival – April 7 2020
Lucas Longacre’s extensive technical expertise was earned through over 20 years in the industry; dangling from the rafters as a grip for Nickelodeon, shining a light into Paul McCartney’s face as PA for MTV, running tapes and batteries for cable news at ground zero during the 9-11 attacks, capturing location audio for Extreme Makeover Home… Continue reading Director Biography – Lucas Longacre (FOOD CART)
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. Project Links Website Facebook Instagram News &… Continue reading Short Film: FOOD CART, 18min., USA, Thriller
Eveline Grassman, director, born 1982 in Stockholm. She writes, directs and produces her own pieces on low budget, lots of patience and creative space. Strong attraction to poetic expression and the mystery of humanity triggers her filmmaking. Filmography (in selection) Till andra sidan (short 2017) Stalker (short 2017) Lili ser dig (short 2019) Director Statement… Continue reading Director Biography – Eveline Grassman (LILI SEES YOU)
A seven year old girl finds a friend in her new computer. A virtual assistant challenges her to take up more space at home. It starts as a game but soon becomes more serious. What does a child reveal about private-life to an Ipad? What happens with the information? Can it be dangerous? Project Links… Continue reading Short Film: LILI SEES YOU, 14min., Sweden, Thriller