Sun
22

Flickers' VORTEX Sci-Fi, Fantasy & Horror Film Festival

Sunday, October 22, 2017

2:00 PM-3:30 PM

Cost: Free

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Auditorium (3rd Floor)

Sun, 2017-10-22 14:00 - 15:30

LOVECRAFT-INSPIRED SHORT FILM SCREENING

https://flickersvortexscififantasyh2017.sched.com/event/CLzJ/lovecraft-inspired-short-film-screening

The Shadow | Isaac Switzer, Director | 3 min. | USA, 2017. A darkness looms.

Ovum | Liciano Blotta, Director | 17 min. | Argentina, 2017. When a reclusive fisherman finds a giant egg on his desolate beach and decides to take it home, his life takes a big turn, for better or worse.

La Petite Mort | Elizabeth Jaeleigh Davis, Director | 8 min. | USA, 2017. SEX! DEATH! PIE! A young girl enters a mysterious forest to lose her virginity, only to have a twist of fatewrench her lover away. 'La Petite Mort' (French for 'the orgasm') is a feministexploitation filmcouched in a fairytale that explores the fear, grief, and messiness of the first time.

Black Dog | Joshua Tuthill, Director | 15 min. | USA, 2017. Utilizing archival footage and stop motion animation, and set during the space race of the 1960's, two brothers must deal with the sudden loss of their parents. As one falls Into the darkness of a troubled marriage, the other must find an escape from the evil that is devouring his family.

Robb’s Problem | Dianna Ippolito, Director | 20 min. | USA, 2017. A lonely factory worker finds himself in the middle of a strange romance.

When Demons Die | Daniel Rübesam, Director | 19 min. | Germany, 2016. After the mysterious disappearance of his father Aaron, 8-year old Joshua decides to leave his home for the very first time even though dark creatures are lurking outside.

Bell à Croquer | Axel Courtière, Director | 15 min. | France, 2017. Oscar Mongoût, a gourmet cannibal, burns with love for the neighbor in his building, the very vegetal Miss Carrot. This passion seems destined to fail: she is a vegetarian, while he suffers from a total phobia about vegetables. Things take a drastic turn the evening she invites him to dinner