LISFF2017 | Friday | 10 November 2017
On this page you may purchase tickets to the second day of the 2017 Lancaster International Short Film Festival, Friday, 10 November 2017. On this evening, there are two sets of short films, Part Three and the Official Selections: Horror. You may purchase tickets to one or both of these events.
Note: The second event, the Official Selections: Horror is a Special Event. Hosted by Mike Lombardo of Reel Splatter Productions, he will MC the seven Official Selections for Horror then host the Lancaster Premiere of his feature, I'm Dreaming of a White Doomsday.
Friday, 10 November 2017
The Elks Lodge
The 2017 Official Selections | Part Three
Doors open at 6:30pm, films begin at 7:00pm.
The Legend of Gimghoul
By Daniel Spiller
Comedy | USA* | 7m
The Legend of Gimghoul follows the "named after a city" Boston as he faces his first date anxiety and ends up on a blueberry filled adventure with the "named after a state" Carolina.
Chasing Titles Vol. 1
By Ryan Egypt
Drama | USA | 25m
Joe can't get it together to provide for his family. Desperate for money, he runs a side hustle while working for an express mail company. His 12-year-old son, Caleb is fed up with the living standards in his dysfunctional family. When Joe loses his job and screws up his side hustle, he falls into deep depression, turns to cocaine, painkillers and alcohol which then calls for desperate measures. Caleb is then put on the forefront of the most important decision in his life.
By Ellie Harvey & Audrey Martin
Comedy | Canada | 10m
Two women venture into the woods to scatter their friend's ashes and fumble for a way to say good bye.
Le Monde du Petit Monde [A Whole World for a Little World]
By Fabrice Bracq
Drama, France, 15min
A woman tells a great story to her baby. In the manner of a tale with princes and princesses, she remains into his memories to pass on his daughter.
Kill The Engine
By Derek Frey
Comedy | USA | 11m
Three broken men decide to kill themselves by carbon monoxide poisoning, but the group suicide is foiled when the vehicle of their demise fails to start.
By Michael McGuirk
Comedy | USA* | 24m
After a long-term relationship ends, a man tries to save what's left by making a slice of toast.
The 2017 Official Selections | HORROR & Special Event
Hosted by Mike Lombardo of Reel Splatter Productions
Doors open at 8:30pm, films begin at 9:15pm.
By Arash Hadavi
Horror | Iran | 4m
In the middle of night, he wakes up from a nightmare and he hears a sound from kitchen. He gets of the bed to look for the source of the sound and strange things starts to happen.
By Tony Yang & Jia He
Horror | Australia | 6m
A girl is trapped in a house where an evil nesting doll captures souls
By Kyle Wayne Martin
Horror | USA | 6m
A man and woman share an unforgettable night together.
I Want Candy
By Patrick Sebes
Horror | USA | 7m
A week after Halloween, Gwen is house-sitting for a friend when a creepy trick-or-treater in an Old Man mask shows up asking for candy. Gwen tells him she doesn't have any and to go away. What Gwen doesn't realize is he craves a special kind of candy...and she does have some...and he's willing to do anything to get it.
By Rosita Lama Muvdi
Horror | USA | 25m
LA SIRENA is a psychosexual fairy tale about Mia, a woman who lives in a small fishing village and is having an affair with Hector, a married fisherman. On the day Hector threatens to end the affair, Mia discovers a mysterious woman, Mara, washed up on shore, naked and with a hook lodged into her ribcage. After Mia brings her home and heals her wound, Mara tells her that a fisherman tried to stab her in the heart. With suspicions that Hector might have been involved, Mia is forced to confront Hector and, eventually, surrenders to her own inner monster to avenge her broken heart.
By Justin Harding & Rob Brunner
Horror | Canada | 17m
A choreographer pursues creative inspiration at a cottage retreat while attempting to wean her demanding toddler and unknowingly awakens a vile fairy corpse in the process. When she discovers the creatures terrifying intentions, she will have to put her creativity to good use to lure the repugnant beast.
By Bennett Shupp
Horror | USA* | 10m
A recent college graduate finds himself being followed by a young woman who is searching for answers.
I'm Dreaming of A White Doomsday
By Mike Lombardo & Reel Splatter Productions
The Lancaster Elks Lodge (View)
219 North Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17603
|Minimum Age: 17|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|