The newest section of the Festival, Midnight Mayhem brings peaks of manic madness and genre- bending thrills, running the gamut from action to horror (and sometimes spilling into the unclassifiable). Discover cult films of the festival circuit that might just become instant classics, with a little bit of otherworldly magic thrown in to guarantee a night of revelry in the twilight zone.
Alpha, The Right To Kill
In this gritty social-realist thriller, a corrupt police officer and his drug-pusher mole struggle to survive amidst the Philippines’ war on drugs.
Dir. Brillante Mendoza
A cursed red gown rains demonic misfortune upon its hapless owners in Peter Strickland’s bizarro new horror-satire on consumerism.
Dir. Peter Strickland
A supernatural creature slowly closes in on its taxi driver prey by embedding itself into unsuspecting individuals around her.
Dir. Tilman Singer