DC Shorts 2016 Film Festival

SEPTEMBER 8–18, 2016

Showcase 14: "Comedy and Horror Collide"

This showcase runs approximately 120 minutes and includes all of the films listed on the page with time afterwards for Q&A with filmmakers. Due to the adult nature of some of these films, this showcase is appropriate for ages 18+.

10:00 PM — 11:59 PM

9:00 PM — 11:00 PM

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What’s Eating Dad?

Comedy/Horror • United States • 11 minutes

When Chloe meets her boyfriend’s parents for the first time, what’s really for dinner is something she never imagined.

Strangers in the Night

Comedy/HorrorRomance • Ireland • 12 minutes

Granny Fitzgerald has heard the dreaded scream of the banshee, but when her grandson Damien catches the spirit’s fancy something unexpected happens.

Portal To Hell!!!

Comedy/Horror • Canada • 12 minutes

A crusty old superintendent has his hands full when cultists use his basement to open a portal to the watery tomb of a slumbering demon.

The House is Innocent

Comedy/HorrorDocumentary • United States • 13 minutes

Tom and Barbara’s new home has a notorious past and it’s going to take more than a fresh coat of paint to whitewash its macabre history.


AnimationComedy/Horror • United States • 1 minute

Phobian is a girl who is afraid of everything in the most ridiculous ways possible.

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