Shorts Block • Fright Night

Thursday, 10:30 p.m. • Goshen Theater (95min)

Plasma Vista

(7:30min)
Directors: Sarah Cockings &
Harriet Fleuriot
United Kingdom

Objects and devices become bodily and manipulative. The magician is a composed cartoon machine repeating tricks and equations. When products become prosthetics does the accessory take some emotional control.

Plasma Vista

Trigger Finger of God

(2:40min)

Director: Fred Ireland
United States

You never know who’s watching.

Trigger Finger of God

Roadside Assistance

(7:30min)

Director: Bears Fonté
United States

A mysterious woman stranded by the side of the road hitches a ride with a passing stranger – neither of them is who they seem.

Roadside Assistance

Toward the Entryway

(23:30min)

Director: Kyle Klubal
United States

A haunting tale of the odd and macabre as a young woman is terrorized by several supernatural forces which may be real or only her imagination.

Toward the Entryway

Oh, The Effing Horror

Director: Justin T. Bowler
United States

While camping, Chris tells Luci about the many murders that have taken place in the surrounding woods. Later, a distant rustling interrupts their make out session. But, it’s not the ghosts of the murdered victims. Because that would be impossible… Duh.

Oh, The Effing Horror

Thornbird

(9min)

Director: Jonathan Stutzman
United States

A short film about struggling young girl who finds a magic mask and is transported to a dreamworld.

Thornbird

Shell

(4min)

Director: Daniel Ahrens
Germany

For the past two years my dad has been suffering from a rare kind of blood cancer. After witnessing how horrible cancer is for patients as well as everyone around them, I wanted to visualize, through film, this awful disease that has plagued so many individuals and families.

Shell

Empty Bed

(7min)

Director: Brandt Shandera
United States

In the dark of night, a mother searches for her son after finding his bed empty.

Empty Bed

2 AM

(16:30min)

Director: Huseyin Hassan
Australia

A middle aged man Alex awakens in his quarters to find a white rabbit beside his bed who then suddenly hops through a closed door. Scared and fascinated by how the rabbit got into his room and out through a closed door Alex gets up and leaves his room to follow the rabbit. Once he opens the door and steps out into the hallways of the asylum very unusual and supernatural events begin to unfold right in front of OUR eyes.

2 AM

Goshen Theater

216 South Main Street

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Thursday, 10:30 p.m.

Schedule is subject to change.

In some cases, seating is limited. Arrive early to insure a seat!

2019 River Bend Film Festival Sponsors

2019 River Bend Film Festival Presenting and Legend Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana
2019 River Bend Film Festival Partner Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana
2019 River Bend Film Festival Luminary Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana
2018 River Bend Film Festival Hero Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana

Allen Brenneman • Celtx • Common Spirits • Flowers By Phoebe • Goshen Motors • Greensweep Cleaning Services • Lesson.ly • The Local • Salon J • Vinyl Wagon Crew • Weston Fribley • Woodstar Photography • Yoder Culp Funeral Home

This project is made possible by the support of the Indiana Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

And a special thanks to our 2019 Festival hosts

2018 River Bend Film Festival Sponsors • Goshen, Indiana