If you’re into short horror, the folks at ALTER have you covered. Rue Morgue wants to make sure you’re up-to-date on all of the cool stuff they have coming up, so each month we’ll be highlighting their upcoming releases. Take a look at what they have planned for August 2020:
The Mayflower (August 3)
Director: Christopher Goodman
A young engineer wakes up from cryo-sleep during a routine deep space flight on the star freighter ‘Mayflower’. The ship’s computer informs him that he was awoken due to a false alarm. But all is not as it seems…
Shop of Eternal Life (August 5)
Director: Yizhou Xu
Caught in the middle of China’s most chaotic time, a man desperate to save his wife must sacrifice everything he has – And everything he will ever be.
Crazy Car (August 7)
Director: James Osborne
After years of emotional and physical abuse at the hands of her once adoring boyfriend, Katelyn finds the courage and strength to end things with him with help of a sadistic and hungry commuter car.
Herman (August 10)
Director: Eric Bodge
A young boy brings a strange figurine home from the beach, and mysterious consequences follow.
Monster (August 12)
Director: Rahul Nath
Why does a little girl partake in such a heinous crime? A series of events unravel and we find out that there is no greater love than that of a parent.
The Gaze (August 14)
Director: Christina Raia
An actress is repeatedly catcalled on her way home from a shoot until just the right guy comes her way.
Last One Screaming (August 17)
Director: Matt Devino
What happens to the Final Girl after a horror movie is over?
Feeder (August 19)
Director: Thomas Simon
In this sci-fi thriller, a bloodthirsty hunter is forced out of the woods to find new preys, eager to feed his mysterious beasts.
Mama Pingpong Social Club (August 21)
Director: Shiang-An Chuang
When an unlucky accident changes middle-aged woman A-Mian’s body dramatically she tries to find a way to make her daughter stay with her forever, and she is determined to find perpetual happiness.
Z-Goat: First Bleat (August 24)
Director: Julien Jauniaux
Run if you can, crawl if you must.
She Must Vanish (August 26)
Director: Kyle Martellacci
Residents in a seaside town succumb to the malevolence of a witch, who sets a fury in motion.
Post Mortem Mary (August 28)
Director: Joshua Long
As a young girl confronts her phobia of death she must do all she can to make the dead look alive…
Rubes (August 31)
Director: Nathan Alan Bunker
Two disgruntled teachers use a Rube Goldberg machine to exact revenge on the people who have wronged them.