November 8th 2019 09:30 PM - November 8th 2019 11:30 PM


27 Dundurn Street North, Hamilton, ON, Canada




This program is the exact opposite to the theme of our festival!
A mix of drama, dark comedy, thriller, and horror!  

Game Over, Adam Jenkins, 7m, Drama, UK
A routine patrol for two soldiers becomes a cat-and-mouse, life-or-death ordeal when a sniper targets them.

Two Puddles, Timothy Keeling, 6m, Drama, UK Thriller
When a family encounter two radically unusual puddles on a woodland retreat, unspoken tensions finally surface.

Death Game, Lisa Crawford / Natasha Kennedy, 11m, Thriller, Canada
Death! There's An App For That. When Jo's partner Sam vanishes, she begins to panic. After finding his phone, frozen, locked in a mysterious game loop, Jo elicits the help of her friends to uncover the mystery. They soon discover that this is no regular game. What they find is more than a game.

Misfit M., Austin Ball / Sarah Hempinstall, 14m, Canada
Who can you trust when you're the most famous woman in the world? The year is 1961. The woman is Marilyn Monroe. The words are her own.
Documenting four days in 1961 in which Marilyn Monroe was unknowingly admitted to the psychiatric ward of a New York clinic by her own female psychiatrist, only managing to escape thanks to threats made by ex-husband Joe DiMaggio.

Zombies and Indians, Keith Lawrence 12m, Drama / Horror, Canada
Presented through the Indigenous lens, enter a world destroyed by a zombie apocalypse, where two men, Kirt (Derek Miller) and Will (Howie Miller) stand watch at the barricades surrounding the Rez. Both fighting to keep sane amongst the horrors of flesh starved zombies and haunting visions of a new impending threat that lies beyond death.

Asparagus Tips, Sam Bailey,4m, Dark Comedy,UK
A dinner party kicks off with the last guest to arrive, the oddly named Asparagus Tips. Upon introducing herself we soon gather that her name comes from her asparagus hands. After the starter doesn't go according to plan she steps up to the plate, literally, and offers her tips for the party. A delicious delight that everyone wants more of, mostly at the disadvantage of poor Asparagus Tips.

All Stretched Out, Alastair Train, 3m Dark Comedy,UK
After accidentally joining an advanced Yoga class, an unfit man pushes his body to the limit trying to impress his judgemental teacher and classmates.

Unholy Mole, David Bernstein, 6m, Dark Comedy, USA
A selfish man sells the soul of his unborn child to Satan in exchange for forcing his wife to make guacamole for him. Things go wrong...

Haunting the Haunted, John Gigrich, 6m, Dark Comedy, USA
The crew of a haunted house try to find a teenage trouble making ghost, even though they're not sure if she'll talk their ears off or rip their limbs off.

Cold Storage, Thomas Freundlich 9m, Dark Comedy, Finland
Cold Storage is a short dance film that pays homage to the virtuosic physical performances and melancholy comedy of the classic silent screen. On a desolate arctic shore, a lonely fisherman discovers his prehistoric counterpart frozen in the ice, and thaws him out as his newfound soul brother.

The Vigilante, Craig F. Watkins, 12m, Thriller, Canada
Jeremy and Vanessa are on their first date. Jeremy wants to score, Vanessa has other things planned.

Your Last Day On Earth, Marc Martinez Jordan12m, Dark Comedy
A Fox-dressed man breaks the spacetime limits with only one goal: to spend some time with his wife. But bellow this recreational act there’s a far more complex and ambitious plan103m



Hamilton Film Festival

The 14th annual Hamilton Film Festival is Hamilton's largest and longest running film festivals with roots that go back 20 years! ​ We have screened over 1000 films, 700 of them Canadian Films! Filmmakers, travel to our event, from all over the world. We connect filmmakers and give them another voice. ​We celebrate the art of movie making from concept to completion. From the budding filmmaker to the pro, we are always working to move the film industry in Hamilton a little further each year! The event is a leader in the local film community, bringing industry development and quality networking opportunities throughout the year. The Canadian Film Market, Lights Camera Hamilton, Southern Ontario Film Festival Group and Kids Can Film are all initiatives of the Hamilton Film Festival.

Ticket Information

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