Country of Origin: Iran
This story is about a threesome family that live in the ant’s apartment in one of the deserts of Iraq after the war. One day a strange thing happens that changes their…
“Often I hear how people reject the horror genre because there is already ‘so much horror in the world,’ or ‘if I want horror I will just watch the news.’ Those statements fail to take into account the concept that filmmaking is an art that can exist to help us discuss and begin to deal with real-world horrors. The news is meant to inform, but it does little to react to real-world issues on a more personal level. That’s what film is for. Horrible Imaginings is proud to announce the start of a new endeavor we are calling “Horror for Humanity”: an initiative to showcase, and eventually help fund, different films that choose to look at some of the darkness of existence and channel that darkness through creative expression. Thank you for joining me in expanding what we can do with genre cinema!”
-Miguel Rodriguez, director of the Horrible Imaginings Film Fesitval
It’s not often the ending reveal of a film can take me off guard. “Ants Apartment” did just that.
“Ants Apartment” will be featured during the “Horror for Humanity” Short Film Block, starting at 4:45pm on Saturday, September 12th!
Part of Horrible Imaginings Horror Film Festival of San Diego‘s full line-up! Get Full Festival Passes or single screening tickets HERE!
Director Bio: Tofigh Amani
Director: Tofigh Amani
Date of birth: 1981
Place: Mariwan- Kurdistan
Filmography: 1- Goli paraw , 2- The dire song of a frame , 3- The hot bed of a dream , 4- This place the roads have not end , 5- Hema , 6- Identity 7- Ants apartment