2017 NOLAHFF | SCREENPLAY FINALISTS

A small group of city folk head up to the Scottish Highlands to help their friends set up a spa hotel in a farm they inherited. But after an initially pleasant encounter with the locals a tragic accident and a moment of deceit sparks a series of violent reprisals that spirals quickly and brutally out of control.

A group of high school students are stalked by a demonic force on the way to their graduation party in this fake-sequel sendup of the slasher sub-genre.

Two bumbling serial killers compete for the same victim.

After Luke Dodd's daughter receives a music box for her 8th birthday, she begins to act strangely, and people around the family mysteriously start to die. Luke must investigate the origins of the birthday gift in order to save his daughter - and realizes his family may be behind a horrible crime of the past.

A young Woman with disturbing dreams suddenly finds herself thrust into her nightmares. Struggling for her sanity and hr life, she must overcome the demons inside hr to break free and save the souls of those who remain to be alive... but can she also manage to save herself?

A senseless wandering ghoul roaming through a world of the hunger-less undead and accepting yet resentful humans will soon discover a craving that leaves him completely and utterly without hope. Like the rest of his kind, Karl turned into a senseless ghoul after a mysterious disease that struck living humans of the modern world. While most humans went about their everyday lives after some time, some that witnessed the change became hostile towards the infected without facing any consequences from the timid zombies themselves until... all hope was gone.

Forced into Detroit’s The Blight, eight ordinary women must band together to save themselves and the world from Lovecraftian horror with a sci-fi twist. Garden tools, two guns, and one plucky aluminum bat will help them battle their way through rubble-strewn streets and hidden laboratories against mutants, monsters and the military.

In light of her sagging career, and following the death of her husband – Hollywood actress Alexandra returns to her theatre roots in a small Tennessee town to once again take the stage – where 20 years before she survived a devastating and deadly tornado. With plenty of baggage and an ever-lingering survivor guilt, she must face her fears and her past; as well as the supernatural mystery of The Costume People.

A man finds himself in trouble when his new purchase - a 20 sided dice - from the Deep Dark Web, present's more a change of lifestyle than just a simple game of dice!

A homicide detective is assigned a case surrounding a bizarre string of murders involving prostitutes being butchered Jack the Ripper style and in order to catch the killer she will have to risk everything.

Online ticket pre-sales ended Friday, September 23rd 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