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PFFF 17: HOMEGROWN

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O Cinema Wynwood

90 NW 29th Street, Miami (305) 571-9970

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• General Admission Tickets – $12.00
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Popcorn Frights Film Festival is Florida’s largest and most respected genre film festival showcasing the best horror films from across the world. The third annual Festival will present over 40 film premieres and occur August 11-17, 2017, exclusively at O Cinema Wynwood.

Popcorn Frights is proud to launch its inaugural HOMEGROWN: 100% PURE FRESH SQUEEZED FLORIDA HORROR sidebar that is dedicated to renewing and reinvigorating the audience’s engagement with Miami’s local filmmakers and Florida’s homegrown talent.

This platform is designed to be a springboard for new filmmakers from Florida and a space that helps forge a new direction for Miami’s genre scene by further cultivating and nurturing its growing film community.

Filmmakers Jon Rhoads, Luis Mendez, Brett Potter, plus other guests will be in attendance!

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BUZZCUT
Directed by Jon Rhoads & Mike Marrero
US | 9 minutes | 2017

Miami Premiere! Jane is out to get a buzzcut and ends up dealing with apocalyptic matters of a special kind while trying to fix the haircut her barber botched so that she can get laid before she dies.

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IT BEGAN WITHOUT WARNING
Directed by Jessica Curtright & Santiago C. Tapia
US | 6 minutes | 2017

Florida Premiere! A body horror-tinged tale that crawls.

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THE MIDNIGHT SERVICE 
Directed by Brett Potter & Dean Colin Marcial
US | 10 minutes | 2017

Florida Premiere! A true-crime home invasion episode about an urban legend, notorious criminal, occult pop culture, and first-hand account of the unknown.

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PANDEMONIUM
Directed by Luis Mendez
US | 15 minutes | 2017

Florida Premiere! As a catastrophic epidemic devastates the world, a man survivor fights to save his daughter from the mysterious virus that has already consumed his wife.

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PRIMAL SCREAM
Directed by Rodney Ascher
US | 30 minutes | 2017

Florida Premiere! Acclaimed filmmaker Rodney Ascher (Room 237, The Nightmare) has created a singular hybrid of documentary and horror that explores the pop-culture artifacts that traumatized individuals in their youth and the effects it has had on their lives.