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The 8th Annual Sacramento Horror Film Festival

October 10-12, 2014



DAY 1:  Friday, October 10th, 2014


4PM:  Shorts & Feature Program 1


TextWisely  7min





Rainy Nights  3min





The Things That I Dread  1min 30sec





The Zombie's Trip  1min 32sec





EAT  98min





7PM:  Shorts Program 1 & Zombie, Creature, & Monster Costume, Character, & Makeup Competition (Formerly the Zombie Beauty Pageant)




“The Evil Dead” inspired performance by Jezebelle's Army


Performer/Performance TBA




Ticket to the Haunted Mansion  13min




Party Slashers  8min





The Burner  3min





Creeper  6min





Semblance  4min





Happy Birthday Mr. Zombie  7min





The Carriage or:  Dracula & My Mother  15min





The Zombie, Creature, & Monster Character, Costume, & Makeup Competition! 





10PM  Troll 2:  On Stage.  On Screen.  120min


Witness the “best worst movie” as you've never seen it before.  For the first time in history, Troll 2 will be shadow casted by a live theatre troupe.  Performance by Amber's Sweets.


Film Directed by Claudio Fragasso.  Amber's Sweets directed by Tim Meunier.



DAY 2:  Saturday, October 11th, 2014


2PM:  Shorts & Feature Program 2

Open House  13min


Call Girl  6min


Dys-  100min


5PM:  The Horror that Horror Has Become:  A panel discussion concerning the current state of the horror genre hosted by master sculptor and concept artist Jordu Schell

Jordu's credits include: “Avatar”, “300”, “Hellboy”, “Aliens vs. Predator – Requiem”, “Men in Black”, “The Mist”, “Batman Returns”, “Edward Scissorhands”, “Alien: Resurrection”, “The X-Files Movie”, “Predator II”, “Galaxy Quest”, “Babylon 5-The Series” (on which he designed an emmy award-winning creature make-up and the first fully digital creature for a television series), and many more.

Panel participants include Gavin (The Wake Up Call), Brian Jones, (Beers N Fears), and more TBA.


7PM:  Shorts Program 2


Performances by Raven LaRoux & Hunny Bunnah.


Deep Red Dandelions  10min


U-Turn  5min


Heels  13min


Silk  14min


Dead Hearts  16min


Pretty  19min


The Body  17min



9:45PM:  Amber's Sweets Presents REPO! The Genetic Opera blended with The Devil's Carnival  120 mins

Preshow performances by Croalia and Christa Quinn.

For the first time, Darren Lynn Bousman's horror musicals will be combined into one film for a mash-up  experience fans of both films will never forget.  On Stage.  On Screen. 


Films directed by Darren Lynn Bousman.  Amber's Sweets directed by Christa Quinn & Alia Omran.



DAY 3:  Sunday, October 12th, 2014


1:30PM:  Shorts Program 3

Time is Crawling  6min25sec


Edward the Damned  15min


Out of One's Misery  15min


R'ha  7min


One More for the Road  12min


Carolina Parakeet  15min



3:30PM:  Makeup & FX Tutorial by Collin Riley MUA

In this special demonstration, learn about product knowledge, using mixing mediums, painting and brush technique, skin and gore fx, beauty makeup tips, camera ready tips, and finishing touches (costume/accessories).


5:30PMShorts Program 4

Cold Turkey  14min


The Stomach  15min


Umbilical  9min


Forever  14min


Lucid  19min


Massacre Lake  20min


8:30PM:  Closing Night Festivities.  Animated Shorts, Live Action Shorts, & Performances.


Performances by The Sizzling Sirens

Musical Performance by The Zoopy Monsters


The Mighty Antlers  4min


Vampire's Crown  3min


Sebastian's Voodoo  4min


The Guardian's Tale  8min


PostHuman  5min


Miracle on Metal Street  14min


Lazy Boys  20min