Karmas Payment : Thriller Shorts – 92 min.

​5:30 PM - Thursday, October 29, 2015


The Weight of Water 

(26m, U S A) dir. by Edward Bates
After suffering a tragic loss, Emily is emotionally empty, hiding from the world at a remote beach house -- until a terrifying encounter makes her fight for her life.



A Way Out 

(14m, U S A) dir. by Jason Tostevin
Aging gangster Vic has made a deadly decision of the heart: he's going to risk quitting the life to have one last chance at redemption, saving his grandson before he follows in his Vic's footsteps. But when he reveals his plan to his protege Reggie, whom he's groomed for years to take his place, he discovers he's not the only one who's been harboring a killer secret. 


The Wall 

(12m, Canada) by Daniel J.T. Baker
When Jesse's wife Brittany walks out on him after an explosive fight, he confides in his brother, Mark, about their troubled and unfaithful relationship. Brick by brick, Jesse and Mark piece together the nights' prior in hopes of uncovering his wife's whereabouts.


Liar 

(15m, Australia) dir. by Neil Triffett
Simon is on a date with a pathological liar. As the romance progresses and the lies grow darker and more elaborate, Simon is left to wonder if he will get the girl or if he will get out alive. 


Locksmiths

(15m, U S A) dir. by James Kwon Lee
Two robbers, posing as locksmiths, unknowingly break into the home of a murderer who is in the middle of hiding his latest victim. The encounter leads to a series of horrible events that culminates in a heart-rending reveal of the killer's motive. 


35MM 

(10m, U S A) dir. by John Zachary Thurman
A projectionist has commited a terrible crime, but he continues his daily routine of projecting classical films as if he is innocent. One 35MM projector is not going to allow his sins to go unpunished.

 

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