Etheria Film Festival, one of the world’s leading showcases of horror, science fiction, fantasy, action and thriller films directed by women, has announced the 2022 Official Showcase Lineup which will stream exclusively on Shudder, beginning Monday, June 19 through July 19.
In addition, there will also be a live event in Los Angeles on June 18, 2022, at the Los Feliz Theater hosted by the American Cinematheque, with filmmakers in person for an onstage Q and A conducted by director and Etheria alumnus Gigi Saul Guerrero! TICKET LINK: https://www.americancinematheque.com/now-showing/the-2022-etheria-film-festival-showcase-6-18-22/
This Is Our Home
Directed by A.K. Espada (13:30 min) (Horror) (USA)
When a bleeding-heart vegan and her pragmatic roommate’s rodent infestation intensifies, they find themselves at odds regarding methods that are inhumane yet effective.
Directed by Annalise Lockhart (13 min) (Horror) (USA)
A black family in rural Vermont attempts to live a life of solitude and cope with the ghosts living on their property.
Directed by Lucía Forner Segarra (18:00) (Thriller/Horror) (Spain)
After surviving a late-night attack, Dana embarks on a mission of vengeance and violence that will change her forever.
Directed by Deanna Milligan (16:30 min) (Horror) (Canada)
At an art school in the 1990s, a young outsider embarks on a morbid quest for pure self-
expression when she creates a self-portrait for her classmates that reveals her enchantment with the grotesque.
Directed by Camille Hollett-French (16 min) (Science Fiction) (Canada)
Jade considers FREYA (her Federally Regulated Enquiry and Yield Assistant) a friend, but when a one-night stand doesn’t go as planned, Jade is forced to question FREYA and the system she represents.
Directed by Millicent Malcolm (16 min) (Horror/Fantasy) (Australia)
When a skeptical teenage girl inherits a mysterious heirloom, she must decide whether to use it to protect herself from her destructive Mother.
Come F*ck My Robot
Directed by Mercedes Bryce Morgan (12 min) (Sci-Fi) (USA)
Based on a real Craigslist post of the same name, the film follows the story of Brian—an out-of-work, loveless loser who happens upon a job posting by an engineer looking for someone to sleep with a prototype sex robot.
Etheria Film Night the world’s most respected showcase of horror, science fiction, fantasy, action, thriller, and dark comedy films directed by women for an audience including producers, managers, showrunners, distributors, and genre fans.
Etheria puts the women directors who want to make genre films and TV in front of the people who want to hire them.
Etheria is hosted by American Cinematheque, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting all forms of films through screenings at historic theaters in Los Angeles, and by Shudder, the world’s most popular horror streaming service.