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CLOSING | THE BOOK OF BIRDIE

CLOSING | THE BOOK OF BIRDIE

THE BOOK OF BIRDIE CLOSING NIGHT FILM NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE Introverted teenager Birdie (radiant newcomer Ilirida Memedovski) is forced to live inside a quaint, Lake-Michigan-situated convent by her concerned grandmother. Grandma’s hope is that the strict nuns will change the teen’s outlook on life. It doesn’t take long, though, for Birdie’s obsession with blood, via her inquisitive ...

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SALVATION

SALVATION

SALVATION NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE Stuck in a hospital waiting to undergo open heart surgery, Cris (Marina Boti) constantly deceives her mother and the nurses to spend time with another patient named Victor (Ricard Balada) who claims to be a vampire. As the potentially deadly surgery approaches, Cris is faced with the temptation of immortality or leaving ...

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CLEMENTINA

CLEMENTINA

CLEMENTINA NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE Juana (Cecilia Cartasegna) returns home after a savage attack from her husband Mateo (Emiliano Carrazzone) causes her to lose their baby. Although she covers for him, her husband has run off fearing indictment. Alone in the large apartment, every noise she hears leads her to suspect her husband has returned home. As ...

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MEXICO BARBARO II

MEXICO BARBARO II

MEXICO BARBARO II NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE His homeland’s answer to classic horror anthologies like CREEPSHOW, producer/director Lex Ortega’s 2014 brainchild MEXICO BARBARO empowered eight Mexican filmmakers to get as wild as possible. With this even sicker follow-up, Ortega has corralled nine new shorts that consistently one up each other in the WTF department, featuring ghosts from ...

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OPENING | HOUSEWIFE

OPENING | HOUSEWIFE

HOUSEWIFE OPENING NIGHT FILM NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE Holly’s childhood was a nightmare—at age 7, she watched her mother kill her sister and father. Twenty years later, Holly’s dreams remain plagued by that painful memory. An unexpected reunion with an old friend further complicates matters and introduces Holly to a strange cult-like group that follows a celebrity psychic, ...

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BROKEN

BROKEN

BROKEN NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE Haunted by a nightmarish childhood and multiple past demons, Evie (Morjana Alaoui, MARTYRS) looks to make a major life change by becoming a live-in caretaker for a former rock star turned quadriplegic invalid. As her patient’s demands and attitude continually get harsher and his friends grow increasingly more disrespectful by the day, Evie’s already-fractured sanity is ...

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