Facebook Twitter Instagram
Leeds International Film Festival Submissions

Fanomenon Shorts

All Fanomenon shorts screening as part of Night of the Dead X, Saturday 6 November,  except St. Christophorus: Roadkill, screening during Day of the Dead 4, Saturday 13 November.

The Bathroom Blonde (La Rubia del Baño)

Country: Argentina
Year: 2009
Running Time: 4 mins
Language: Spanish with English ST
A couple escape into a dirty bathroom of a nightclub (worse even than the one in Trainspotting), only to discover that, in the heat of the moment, they have unleashed a powerful demon…from the toilet! A superb spin on the black haired vengeful ghost of recent Japanese horror films.

Blarghaargharg

Country: Portugal
Year: 2010
Running Time: 15 mins
Language: Spanish with English ST
A nerdy pest exterminator has a very bad day when he gets infected and spawns the most evil, horrible, gruesome monster ever seen. A fantastic follow-up from the makers of Papa Wrestling.

Deus Irae

Country: Argentina
Year: 2010
Running Time: 13 mins
Language: Spanish with English ST
Something has taken over a young girl, a malevolent force that is spreading throughout her house. One priest alone is not enough to deal with this super-evil emerging from the lowest circles of hell: it needs Deus Irae, a badass trio of priests to banish it from whence it came.

Hector Corp

Country: USA
Year: 2009
Running Time: 10 mins
Language: English
A thriller about a company, Hector Corporation, that must take extreme measures to manage their employees with unexpected executioners. Our righteous hero, Victor, takes us through his experience and shows how justice prevails in the end.

The Legend of Beaver Dam

Country: USA
Year: 2010
Running Time: 12 mins
Language: English
Deep in the woods a troop of Scouts are enjoying a singalong around the campfire. Until the Scoutmaster tells the ghostly Legend of Beaver Dam and awakens Stumpy Sam, the psycho who roams the woods. Can nerdy Danny Zigwitz be the hero and save his fellow campers from a bloody massacre? Get ready to sing along to this musical gore-fest!

Man in a Bag (El Hombre de la Bolsa)

Country: Argentina
Year: 2009
Running Time: 14 mins
Language: Spanish with English ST
A third floor apartment has been locked for 8 months. People are going missing, and rumours begin circulating amongst the remaining residents: is it a ghost, a monster, or something worse than they could ever imagine? As darkness envelopes the apartments, the residents are drawn to the force behind it: the terrifying Man in a Bag.

The Ornament

Country: UK
Year: 2009
Running Time: 1 min
Language: English
In a dark and festive stop-motion animation, a man is captured, tied up and tortured. But why? For revenge? No. Something far more important than that: the assailant needs some festive decor…

Papa Wrestling

Country: Portugal
Year: 2009
Running Time: 9 mins
Language: Spanish with English ST
After bullies steal his son’s lunchbox, a retired wrestler goes on a violent rampage to avenge him and bring justice to the school.

Rare Exports Inc – Part 1: The Hunt

Country: Finland
Year: 2003
Running Time: 7 mins
Language: Finnish with English ST
Deep in the frozen wastes of Finland, hunters are on the trail of one of the most dangerous, vicious and rare creatures known to man – Santa Claus! Follow them as they track down this legendary beast and then domesticate it for shopping malls all across the globe.

Rare Exports Inc – Part 2: The Official Safety Instructions

Country: Finland
Year: 2005
Running Time: 12 mins
Language: Finnish with English ST
Following on from the first Rare Exports short, this educational video shows what happens when you don’t respect the Santa Claus and how dangerous they can be. Make sure you remember the rules so if you are ever confronted by a feral Santa you stand a chance of surviving.

St Christophorus: Roadkill

Country: Germany
Year: 2009
Running Time: 26 mins
Language: German with English ST
Chris, a young lawyer, drives on a nightly road heading towards Hamburg. But his ride takes an unexpected turn as he witness a tragic accident. A crime, two sadistic police men and a bestial ranger: the angst-ridden Chris realises that this horrifying night won’t be over soon…

Spoon vs Spoon

Country: USA
Year: 2010
Running Time: 6 mins
Language: English
Last year we introduced people to the incredible fake trailer for the nonexistant 12 hour feature film The Horribly Slow Murderer with the Incredibly Inefficient Weapon. Following over 5,000,000 hits on You Tube director Richard Gale returns with the sequel, where he answers some of the questions posed on the site. We’re proud to screen the UK premiere of this hilarious short film – if you want to know more about the Ginosabi and the spoon attacks check out www.richard-gale.com

Search 2016 Films

» advanced search