Country of Origin: USA
A youngster sneaks into a movie theater during a private showing of a long lost classic horror film. She is unaware that the theatergoers aren’t what they appear to be.
“Howl of a Good Time” will be featured during the “Child’s Nightmares” Short Film Block, starting at 5:00pm on Friday, September 11th!
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The Devil’s Rejects
Director Bio: Patrick Rea
Patrick Rea is a prolific, award-winning independent filmmaker recognized for his innovative storytelling and creative directing style in horror and suspense. His latest feature film, “Nailbiter”, won Best Director and/or Best Feature Film awards in several film festivals in 2012, including Shriekfest, Chicago Fear Fest, and AMC Theatres KC FilmFest. “Nailbiter” was released on May 28, 2013 through Lionsgate Home Entertainment on DVD/VOD and Digital Downloads. It has since aired on FearNet and the Chiller Network. Rea’s stylized short films have screened in over a hundred film festivals around the world. In the summer of 2008, Rea’s short film “Woman’s Intuition” won a Heartland Emmy Award. In 2009, Rea was co-director on the “Jake Johanssen, I Love You” comedy special, which aired on SHOWTIME throughout 2010. SenoReality Pictures won its second Heartland Emmy Award with their short “Get Off My Porch”. He has also been nominated for two Mid-America Emmy Awards.
Currently, Rea has several short films in post-production, including “Howl of a Good Time” starring Tamara Glynn and Leslie Easterbrook. Other directorial efforts include the recent 6 part docu-series on Kansas City’s Children’s Mercy Hospital titled “Inside Pediatrics” which was narrated by Paul Rudd. In December 2014, Rea latest feature film “Enclosure” starring Fiona Dourif and Jake Busey is in post-produciton and is set to be released in 2016.