Super Dark Tales (2021)

  • Shorts, Horror
  • 1h 28m

A collection of new short films to elicit chills & thrills, and some that may even make you laugh! From ghost stories, to killer thrillers and with a good splattering of body horror there’s something here for all fans of the macabre.

PETER THE PENGUIN

(Dir: Andrew Rutter / UK / 2020)

Nigel is on his way to meet his partner’s daughter, Emily, for the first time and he hopes to make a big impression. In English.

LIVE FOREVER

(Dir: Gustav Egerstedt / Sweden / 2020)

A musical love letter and tribute to the poor victims in horror films that didn’t make it to the sequel. In an anthemic song the dead unite across genres and time. In English.

CANAL

(Dir: Piers Hunt & Michael Jinks / UK / 2020)

Marnie’s journey home takes an unusual turn. In English.

HANGNAIL

(Dir: George Lowe / UK / 2020)

One man’s ambition for perfection will be his unravelling. When Toby’s nerves get the better of him ahead of a date he’s already late for, his nail biting leads him down a disturbing path. In English.

HEAT

(Dir: Thessa Meijer / Netherlands / 2019)

During an extreme heat wave, a shy girl seeks refuge in an ice cream shop. But when she looks into the eyes of the charming vendor, she is on thin ice. In Dutch with English Subtitles.

SHE LIVES ALONE

(Dir: Lucy Rose / UK / 2020)

A reclusive tenant lives on the barren Cumbrian moors with her only goal of getting from one day to the next. A familiar but bitter presence begins to fester in the home. Will she expel the spirit or succumb to its dark nature? In English.

INSECTICIDE

(Dir: Bryan M. Ferguson / UK / 2020)

A visual manifestation of anxiety disorder and lockdown-induced paranoia with music from Alex Mackay of Mogwai. No Dialogue.

WILD WILL

(Dir: Alan King / Australia / 2019)

When the neighbourhood dogcatcher William Page is found wandering the streets disorientated, he is brought back to the local police station for assistance. However the situation soon disintegrates into hell on earth. In English.

FLICK

(Dir: Ariel Zengotita / USA / 2020)

A reclusive college student is driven mad after picking a booger he can’t flick away. In English.

CATS EYES

(Dir: Oscar Cremmen / UK / 2020)

A short surreal horror that all boils down to one thing - milk! In English.

Package Age Recommendation: 15+

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