priligy tablets buy priligy online dapoxetine purchase priligy pills dapoxetine tablets dapoxetine 60mg buy dapoxetine priligy online priligy 30mg priligy 30 mg dapoxetine 30mg dapoxetine priligy priligy 60 mg where can i buy dapoxetine dapoxetine dosage dapoxetine online priligy online pharmacy priligy uk buy dapoxetine online priligy dosage generic priligy priligy results buy priligy tablets dapoxetine price dapoxetine online pharmacy priligy dapoxetine buy where can i buy priligy dapoxetine pills where to buy priligy dapoxetine 30 priligy prescription buy dapoxetine 60mg priligy medicine dapoxetine online purchase priligy price buy priligy dapoxetine online priligy dapoxetine 30mg order priligy online where to buy dapoxetine priligy 30mg tablets dapoxetine uk where can i get priligy dapoxetine generic priligy effectiveness priligy 60 mg tablets dapoxetine 60 mg online priligy without prescription order priligy dapoxetine tablets 60 mg dapoxetine prescription where to get dapoxetine priligy dapoxetine 60mg dapoxetine drug viagra with dapoxetine dapoxetine 30 mg tablet priligy 60 mg price priligy pharmacy dapoxetine for sale priligy tabletes dapoxetine sildenafil where to get priligy priligy tablets uk dapoxetine effects order dapoxetine does priligy work dapoxetine order online dapoxetine alternative dapoxetine tablets price where to buy dapoxetine online cialis with dapoxetine dapoxetine tablets 30 mg dapoxetine tablets online sildenafil and dapoxetine priligy and viagra priligy drug priligy 30mg price priligy for sale priligy tab 30mg tadalafil dapoxetine dapoxetin bestellen premature ejeculation tablets priligy 60mg dapoxetine and sildenafil tablets priligy cost dapoxetine and sildenafil dapoxetine poxet 60 buy priligy cheap dapoxetine 30mg buy online priligy dapoxetina dapoxetine combination dapoxetine 90mg priligy 60 dapoxetine and viagra dapoxetin 60mg priligy pills for sale dapoxetine best price cheap priligy cialis and dapoxetine tadalafil and dapoxetine how to use dapoxetine priligy canada viagra and priligy dapoxetine usa cialis dapoxetine priligy and cialis together viagra dapoxetine dapoxetine pills for sale priligy and viagra combination generic priligy online priligy in usa sildenafil with dapoxetine cialis with dapoxetine review stop premature ejeculation priligy viagra dapoxetine and viagra together buy dapoxetine cheap priligy review uk buy generic priligy online how long does priligy last cialis last longer dapoxetine canada what is priligy priligy tablets review can you take priligy with viagra cialis plus dapoxetine dapoxetine and cialis together sildenafil dapoxetine combination priligy and viagra together dapoxetine and cialis tadalafil with dapoxetine online cialis priligy what is dapoxetine buy cheap priligy online can i take priligy with viagra generic dapoxetine online sildenafil dapoxetine tablets sildenafil and dapoxetine combination how to take priligy cialis and priligy together does dapoxetine work how to use dapoxetine tablets tadalafil dapoxetine combination dapoxetine 60 priligy combined with cialis tadalafil dapoxetine tablets cheap dapoxetine how to use dapoxetine and sildenafil tablets viagra priligy priligy usa do you need a prescription for priligy dapoxetine sildenafil combination priligy how long does it last what is dapoxetine and sildenafil tablets priligy cheap tadalafil and dapoxetine tablets sildenafil plus dapoxetine dapoxy 60 can priligy be taken with cialis dapoxetine and tadalafil dapoxetina 30mg dapoxetine for sale online dapoxetine vs viagra dapoxy 60 mg priligy 30 mg or 60 mg priligy cialis together priligy canada pharmacy sildenafil with 30mg of dapoxetine dapoxetin tablete can you take dapoxetine with viagra dapoxetine with sildenafil dapoxetine tadalafil combination dapoxetine and sildenafil tablets dosage dapoxetine and sildenafil combination tadalafil plus dapoxetine how to get priligy dapoxetine half life dapoxetine canadian pharmacy how long does priligy last for priligy dose priligy original dapoxetine sildenafil tablets ever long tablet benefits dapoxetin priligy last longer deutsch everlong dapoxetine original priligy online priligy buy online canada dapoxetine plus sildenafil sildenafil dapoxetine dosage does dapoxetine really work dapoxetine and sildenafil tab priligy canada where to buy priligy 30 mg 3 tablet priligy in canada priligy united states dapoxetine and sildenafil tablet Killer 63 - Ottawa Independant Short Horror Film Collective (Jan 2007) | Filmsquish.com

Killer 63 - Ottawa Independant Short Horror Film Collective (Jan 2007)

v
Well, well, what better way to celebrate the coming good times of the New Year than by telling you about this fantastic little community event that took place late on December 30th.

The Mayfair Theater, one of Ottawa's independant film theaters, held Killer 63, a showcase of Independant Horror Shorts. The rule was as followed: "A group of filmmakers, mostly from Ottawa - Ontario... conceive of, write, produce, film and complete a short film within a nine week time-frame. The only rules for the inaugural year is that they all must be horror themed and be no longer than nine minutes in length."

A few months ago I attended the IFCO Summer Gala, Ottawa's film co-operative's semi-annual display of its members works, and I was so moved by it that I decided to keep my ear to the ground and be on the watch for other such community events.

v

I expected an event where I would run into a few people I knew from around the scene, (of which there were indeed a few), content in the fact that I showed up in support of them. To be quite honest, I had a feeling that the films themselves would be 'fine examples of burgeoning potential', or rather 'kitchy low-budge B-Grade ideas that were put on a DVD so that these dudes could see their stuff on the big screen.'

Instead I found myself sincerely impressed by every film that was presented at this show, and I thought I'd give a little review to you, my two loyal readers...

vThe first film was Marc Adornato's In God We Trust. This montage of news footage focussing on George Bush, the war in Iraq and graphic battle images was more of a documentary, though succeeded in being, as Marc put it, 'a non-fiction horror film'. The hosts of this event chose rather well in making this the first film, as it was the most stomach-turning, given the powerful images of the dead, dying, injured and amputated. A well-edited social commentary indeed.
What followed was my personal favorite, Dead Air, directed by Josh Grace. In this film we find a strange deranged fellow luring drugged individuals to his home, a 'talk show set' of sorts, where he dresses them up as celebrities and proceeds to torture / interview them, twisted commercials included. Josh's acting as host was most impressive as his delivery had quite a haunting madness to it. The gore effects for this one was top-notch. Not to ruin anything for you but here's two words to remember: lawn darts.
 
vChecklist directed by Josh Stafford, was a quirky and funny tale of a writer who reads the work of a fan and decides to drop by for a visit, perhaps in hopes of getting lucky and crossing another reader off his checklist.

Day Camp Massacre directed by Jodi Pittman, is a classic slasher tale, but rather than being set in the rugged wilderness camps of the wonderfully cliché Vorhees Serials, Jodi comically sets it in a day camp. A nice surprise came in the finale when the real hilarity began, including the masked stalker's masked Stalker dog.

Brian Singleton's Death Trike, seemed to be everyone's favorite, judging by the reception. This is the type of low budget film that embraces it's medium rather than trying to hide it. Seeing wires and poled attached to the malignant killer tricycle made what could have been a cute little story into a perfectly kitschy tale. With terrific suspense, a healthy sense of humour and gore galore, you'll certainly enjoy this favoured short.

c Jeremy Kennedy's Dreaming In Revelation is not only the most professional, the deepest and the most Avant-Garde piece of High-Art, but it's also genuinely haunting fare. It's hard to imagine that this was all done inside of nine weeks. Something this amazing had better get far more exposure. Here's hoping.

Brett Kelly's The Tell-Tale Heart was a modern retelling of the old Edgar Allan Poe classic of how a man's murderous guilt confesses for him. Brett in the lead role did quite the fine job indeed.

c Ralph Gethings' Reckoning had a freakishly creepy imp thing (seen right) chasing after a man in the woods. Once the man is caught, we learn the reason for the chase and are explained some metaphysical principles of balance along the way. Well done.

I guess I could say I was only disappointed with the last entry, which started off by breaking one of the two rules of the event, as this late entry was received well after the December 3rd deadline. In Firuz Daud's film The Door, we find a lone woman haunted by a creature who only we as viewers can see. She searches for that which is amiss, growing more distraught as the creature steps up its disturbing antics. The thing that was wrong with this story was not the Horror element, as that was enjoyable, but the credits. Out of a nine minute time limit, it seems that the slow-rolling credits reserved half that time, as we witnessed a computer animatronic karaoke show while Men at Work's 'Who Can It Be Now?' was playing. Credits included names of the 'Hong Kong' and 'Malysia' (sic) Crew, and had so many names that this did not seem anywhere near independant. Rather than being a contributing member of the spirit of this Horror event, Daud, 'alumni of Ryerson Polytechnic University's Image Arts program' chose to use it as a sounding board to plug himself, most likely to advance his own Dog and Pony show career aspirations. Shame on you. Though the lyrics of the song were appropriate, it simply made me wonder if the movie's plot was devised out of the credits rather than the other way around. If someone out there could explain this guy's motivation, I'd love to hear it.

Allow me to take this opportunity to remind the hosts that they should enforce their own rules and deadlines to ensure that such a disjointed display should not be allowed to taint such a tremendously fantastic event in the future.

All told, the Killer 63 event inspires me not only to make trips to every subsequent event in the future, but the thought that I could be a contributor myself is something very, very intriguing as well...

I guess the least I could do is send you off to to the actual official site for the Killer 63 event, and here's a lovely little link to the related blog, and my my my, look it's Squish! Right there! See me? Yeah!
| | | | | | | |

Good on ya for supporting the arts in ottawa. i miss that ish.


hiyah...
Thanks for the nice words on K63.
Just some clarifacations:
1-You mantioned that the theatre 'held' the K63. The Mayfair didn't organize the event, we just rented the theatre and showed it there (which was great, I love the Mayfair).
2-Dreaming in Revelation was indeed done within nine weeks.
3-Yeaaaaaaaaah...that screening of 'The Door' didn't go very well. I was put in a precarious position of the filmmaker showing up as I was selling tickets & begging to be screened. I didn't think it would hurt, especially if I explained it was a last minute addition. Lesson learned.
Anyhow, it can't be used for possible future sales or fests anyhow due to the whole copyright infringement thing.


Thanks for the details!

1. Updated and corrected.  It's good to know the average citizen can do such a thing...

2. It's my second favorite. it's mind-blowingly fantastic. 

3. Tight spot to be in, especially the first time. I think we all would have done the same thing, given that it's just a 'friendly'. 

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
More information about formatting options
Captcha Image: you will need to recognize the text in it.
Please type in the letters/numbers that are shown in the image above.

Syndicate

Syndicate content