2017 NOLAHFF | FRIDAY SEPT 22
SCI-FI SHORTS BLOCK
Conflict "Mechanism of Life"
Distant future on the Earth. Existence of human soul is scientifically proven. Religion and science develop as organic whole. Action takes place in the laboratory for the creation of new generation android. This android possesses not only artificial intelligence, but the soul too. If creation of new android is successful, the humanity will get the key to immortality.
Without Gravity, Chocolate Floats
A U.F.O. fanatic unexpectedly proves that extraterrestrial lifeforms exist.
María Fernanda in Time
An overprotective mother produces an accident with terrible consequences in the space-time continuum in the scientific laboratory where his son works.
An enveloper of a tasks depot works tirelessly. What appears to be a dull and machining day will become his worst nightmare.
I Am the Doorway
A sci-fi horror film based on the story by Stephen King. A first person POV perspective allows the audience to get inside the head of an astronaut trapped in a spaceship, as a strange virus grows inside him, altering his mind. To save himself he must take drastic action.
Lunatique is a sci-fi short film about a lonely woman who fights daily for survival in a post apocalyptic world.
Caitlin is having therapy to cope with the loss of her son but is becoming increasingly more paranoid about those around her. A simple accident leads her to a truth that nothing can prepare her for.
Two friends seek spiritual salvation in India away from their hedonistic and disconnected lives in advance of the impending collapse of the Cosmos.
FEATURE BLOCK ONE
Your Date is Here
After dusting off an old Mystery Date-style board game, a mother and daughter realize the game holds more evil than amusement.
Jennifer Conrad is a small-town girl starting over in the big city. Fleeing an abusive relationship, all she wants is a chance to begin again. But it is hard to start over when something is eating you while you sleep... one painful bite at a time.
FEATURE BLOCK TWO
Questioning the curse of the rare 1930s film reel in their possession, two teens discover the true horrors of "The Woodcutter" as the boundaries between reality and fantasy become beautifully blurred.
Danger, Dames & Dangerous Games
After his vampire boss snacks on a few employees a hapless accountant learns that monsters are real, hungry and of course, looking for him. As he struggles to avoid his own untimely end, the fate of the world rests in his hands.
Online ticket pre-sales end Thursday, September 21st at 12:00 PM.
Tickets WILL BE AVAILABLE at the door for ALL screenings. Cash and Credit Cards accepted.
Festival Venue | Castillo Blanco Art Studios | 4321 St Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117