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Films playing at the Portland Horror Film Festival


A glass in free fall. Have you ever thought if it is possible to calculate into how many pieces it can break into? After numerous experiments, a team of researchers succeeds in doing just this apparently impossible task. Attracted to their experiment, a mysterious professor invites the scientists in his […]

The Laplace’s Demon



At Alex’s farewell party with his friends, three strange invaders will kidnap them with the only goal of playing twisted mortal games while live streaming it, turning all this insane torture into a viral show. [Fest director note: This is one of the most brilliantly candy-colored and joyously bloody and […]

Framed



Candice lives alone with her mother since the divorce of her parents. As her birthday approaches, the little girl is delighted at the thought of seeing her father again. On the other hand, her mother’s attitude starts to change, which slowly plunges their fragile balance into a terrifying nightmare.

The Day Mum Became A Monster


A choreographer pursues creative inspiration at a cottage retreat while attempting to wean her demanding toddler — and unknowingly awakens a vile fairy corpse in the process. When she discovers the creature’s terrifying intentions, she will have to put her creativity to good use to lure the repugnant beast.

Latched


A dinner party with a difference: meet loner Maurice as he struggles to entertain his new friends. His party is in full swing when a routine search brings the police to his front door. Unfazed by this interruption the party continues, but it isn’t long before Maurice is keen to […]

Dead Cool



While she was under the supervision of her big sister, Olivia got lost into the woods over night and got back with something different. She didn’t come back alone.

Banshee



Elisabeth, a young college girl, comes to her faculty, amid a thick fog, prepared to study while everyone is celebrating Halloween night. With the only company of her walkman, sleep begins to take hold of her, but she hears a recording on her walkman, which will trigger the harassment of […]

Rewind



Christmas is coming. If that’s not stressful enough, Lily (Brea Grant) has to contend with a clueless partner (Adam Egypt Mortimer) and an unexpected, inter-dimensional holiday guest who just wants two things — blood and cuddles.

My Monster


A boy. A garage. A monster. In the film MADE YOU LOOK, nothing is as it seems. Better keep your eyes wide open! Written and directed by Justin Zimmerman, featuring special effects by Academy Award-winner Chris Wales, and co-written by and introducing Kian Doughty, MADE YOU LOOK is simply spooky […]

Made You Look


Set in a medieval village, Cecilia follows the story of a young woman wrongly accused of witchcraft. Cecilia’s psychic visions set the tone of the thrilling and bizarre experience of a classic mind expanding and occult thriller.

Cecilia