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  • Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
  • Sept 12-16, 2018

Block 6 - Friday Night Fright Fest

Feature and shorts program, 109 min, Not rated

The Last Cruise
The Last Cruise
Simple Simon
Simple Simon

About This Program

If it's Friday night, it must be time for the Fright Fest.  Three shorts and a feature make up this block, and take you from the merely eerie to the frankly terrifying. Not for the faint of heart.

The Last Cruise

Director: Hristina Belousova

Animation, Uzbekistan, 2018, 1 min, Color

Everyone has a ticket for this ship, but it always sails at different times.


Director: Matt Burkett

Narrative Short, United States, 2018, 7 min, Color, Student Project (Scottsdale Community College, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, Scottsdale, AZ, US)

A woman's suffering may bring about monstrous consequences for humanity.


Simple Simon

Director: Maninder Chana

Narrative Short, Canada, 2018, 8 min, Color

The parents of a young girl are dismayed when she begins bullying her imaginary friend.

Great Lakes Connection: The director, writer, producer, and actors all reside by the shores of Lake Ontario.

Maninder Chana returns to the Soo Film Festival this year, having won the Audience Choice Award - Best Narrative Feature for his film, Scratch, at 2016's festival.

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Feature Presentation


Narrative Feature, Horror, United States, 2017, 93 min, Color

Kadin sets out to face his fears after his sister Avery, mysteriously disappears two years ago from a birthday party near the Oregon National Forest.

Great Lakes connection:


Cast & Crew:

Director: James Cardoza
Writer: James Cardoza
Producer: James Cardoza
Key Cast: Kadin Bray, Avari Cardoza


Tabloid Witch Awards (Santa Monica, CA), October 1, 2017, Kadin Bray - Best Child Actor

MystiCon Independent Film Festival (Roanoke, VA), February 26, 2018, Best Feature Length Film

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Friday, September 14, 9:00pm
Soo Theatre

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