Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Sat, Jul 13, 2013
7:30pm

Short Film Programs 2013
Filmmakers In Person!
2013 Viscera Film Festival
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5:00 PM: Bloody Carpet Ceremony
The evening kicks off with a carpet ceremony, where special guests as well as some of the evening’s filmmakers will walk the bloody carpet.

Celebrity guests in attendance include Denise Crosby ("Star Trek: The Next Generation," PET SEMATARY), AJ Bowen (YOU'RE NEXT), Brea Grant ("Dexter"), Juliet Landau ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer"), Amber Benson ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer"), Trent Haaga (CHEAP THRILLS), Anthony DiBlasi (DREAD), Jeffrey Reddick (FINAL DESTINATION), John Skipp (iconic horror novelist), Kristina Klebe (ROB ZOMBIE'S HALLOWEEN), Mike Mendez (BIG ASS SPIDER), Kevin Pereira ("Attack of the Show"), Darin Scott (TALES FROM THE HOOD), Legendary Scream Queen Brinke Stevens, Drew Daywalt (LEPRECHAUN'S REVENGE), David DeCoteau (Rapid Heart Films) and Jessica Cameron (TRUTH OR DARE). Director Jennifer Lynch (CHAINED, SURVEILLANCE) will also be in attendance that night as she's receiving the 2013 Inspiration Award.

Food will be provided to ticket holders. Drinks will be provided to those who have purchased a raffle ticket for $5, the proceeds from which go directly to benefiting the Viscera Organization, the parent of the Viscera Film Festival and itself a 501(c)3 not-for-profit. The carpet will open at 7pm to all attendees who want to have their photo taken in front of our backdrop!

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7:30 PM: Short Film Program
The show starts with a ceremony honoring this year’s Inspiration Award recipient: Jennifer Lynch, the director of the films BOXING HELENA, SURVEILLANCE, and CHAINED. We then have a selection of trailers for feature films directed by women as well as a documentary about the big screen adaptation of Stephen King’s PET SEMATARY, which was directed by Mary Lambert, last year’s Inspiration Award recipient.

Two programs of short films will be separated by an intermission at 9:00 PM:

"Anniversary Dinner" (USA, Dir. Jessi Gotta.) A survivor of the zombie apocalypse is about to discover that 'Til Death Do Us Part' was just the beginning.

Los Angeles Premiere!
"Dead Crossing" (Canada/Mexico, Dir. Gigi Saul Guerrero). A Mexican family attempting to cross the border with a group of immigrants encounter a vicious and terrifying secret involving the way the United States deals with illegal immigration.

World Premiere!
"Eternal Springs" (USA, Dir. Kate Rhamey, Allison Rohm). Erma, a deranged old woman who thinks she's eleven years old, captures young women to be her dolls.

World Premiere!
"Halloween Bash" (USA, Dir. Jenn Wexler). A mean girl bent on playing tricks receives a mysterious Halloween treat.

"In the Dark" (USA, Dir. Helen Truong). As the only survivor of a psychological experiment that killed her fellow participants, a woman must find the courage to face a terrifying truth -­ one that will finally set her free or trap her forever.

"My Brother’s Keeper" (UK, Dir. Jen Moss). Holed up at the end of the world with her well-meaning but dim-witted brother Jo (Alex Esmail), Jess (April Pearson) isn’t sure what will destroy her will to live first: the zombies or Jo’s incessant optimism.

World Premiere!
"No Place Like Home" (Japan, Dir. Nicholas Humphries). What happens when Dorothy's desperate wish to go home faces a most unexpected turn where she finds herself in zombie apocalyptic Kansas?

"Orange County Hill Killers" (USA, Dir. Katie Downer). Storytelling and reality are blurred when four teenagers enter the infamous Blackstar Canyon.

Los Angeles Premiere!
"Outbreak" (USA, Dir. Maddison Lopez). A toxic plant explosion releases a fume that does strange things to nearby high school students. Everyone's trying to get out alive.

World Premiere!
"Phantom Limb" (USA, Dir. Lark O. Arrowood). Jeffery has always suspected that something was wrong with his body. We find him in the eye of the storm, on the verge of collapse. He is disheveled and beginning to suspect that he has made a grave error.

"Self-Portrait" (Canada, Dir. Jovanka Vuckovic). In the process of taking off her make-up, a young woman reveals her true face.

"Slumber Party" (USA, Dir. Jenn Wexler). A dark wish becomes a nightmarish reality when best friends play a game of Bloody Mary.

US Premiere!
"The Meeting" (Canada, Dir. by Karen Lam). In a weekly meet-­‐up, four serial killers confess their sins and hope for redemption. But all hell breaks loose when a newcomer pops in, and threatens to join the group...

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10:00 PM: Directors Q&A and Awards Presentation
Festivities conclude with a discussion with participating directors and an awards presentation.

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11:00PM: After Party
All ticket holders are invited to attend a no-host after party at the Cat & Fiddle Restaurant and Pub, 6530 W Sunset Blvd in Hollywood.

Egyptian Theatre • Sat, Jul 13, 2013 • 7:30pm

Films in this Series at the Egyptian

Filmmakers In Person & Reception!
Thu, Jan 10, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Titmouse founder Chris Prynoski In Person! Free To Members!
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Directors In Person! After Party & Concert!
Fri, Mar 8, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Live Musical Accompaniment!
Sat, Mar 16, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Live Musical Accompaniment!
Sat, Apr 6, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Filmmakers In Person! Free to Members!
Thu, May 9, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Crazy Commercials!
Fri, May 31, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Fri, Jun 7, 2013 - 7:30pm
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A Showcase of Short Films From The Students of Cleveland, Hollywood, and Kennedy High Schools
Sat, Jun 8, 2013 - 1:00pm
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Superman’s 75th Anniversary!
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Filmmakers In Person!
Wed, Jul 10, 2013 - 7:30pm
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Sun, Mar 31, 2013 - 4:00pm
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With Live Musical Accompaniment!
Fri, May 17, 2013 - 7:30pm
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