* Short films: 41 short films, some of which are created by high school students as part of the Future Filmmakers program, will be shown before features and as part of six short film programs.
* Panels: On September 23, don’t miss The Future of Producing, hosted by Rebecca Green. Green will be joined by panelists Steven J. Berger (Lorena), Mel Jones (Dear White People), Lacey Leavitt (Sadie), and Avril Z. Speaks (Jinn).
* Hillbilly, dirs. Sally Rubin, Ashley York
Brace yourselves, because this category is filled with genuine scares, including psychological thrillers, comedic horror, and absurdist dark fantasy. Get ready to be haunted by the curse of Macbeth (Ghost Light), a mysterious man who wakes up in a morgue (The Dead Center), and a man seeking revenge on Homecoming weekend (Thriller).