2021 Grave Plot Film Fest official selections

Films are listed in alphabetical order


Ridden with guilt after the untimely death of his wife from a rare blood disease, grief-stricken Getty turns his hobby shed into a bloody altar of worship and brutal sacrifice in his relentless search for Redemption. As he descends into madness, many will bleed.

BLOODSHED. It’s where you bleed.

Director: Paolo Mancini, Daniel Watchorn

Country: Canada


Ginette is behind the tasting kiosk of a small grocery store. Woe betide the person who refuses her appetizing morsels.

Director: Patrick Gauthier

Country: Canada


A young man working the graveyard shift at an old video store soon discovers something very sinister about the place.

Director: Ilya Polyakov

Country: United States of America


Lyra is living a pinterest-perfect life as a social media influencer until both her and her following begin to crumble. Is her downfall just the work of a new algorithm, or something out of this world?

Director: Ariel Hansen

Country: Canada


Director: Jack Fox

Country: United Kingdom


A young girl wakes up disoriented and tied to a chair in an abandoned place, she would never imagine the reason for her stay there.

Director: Iván Molina Jiménez

Country: Spain

Fruta Extraña (Strange Fruit)

While out in the woods taking photos for a midterm assignment, a photography student discovers the body of an escaped torture victim. But the victim reveals that the person responsible is closer than they think.

Director: Issack Cintrón

Country: United States of America

Getting Away

A girl arriving at an Air BnB is terrorized by a voyeuristic assailant.

Director: Adam Kirkey

Country: Canada

The Gnome

Director: Rory Hern

Country: United Kingdom

Household Demons

A young boy is forced to deal with the entity that possesses his mother.

Direcctor: John Gray

Country: United States of America

Make A Wish

A light-hearted comedy about the sweetest fiancé giving her boyfriend the best birthday present ever.

Director: Dinh Thai

Country: United States of America

The Magpie

A young woman seeking treasure in the woods finds more than she bargained for, when she realises that she has stumbled into the lair of a creature who seeks the same prize as her.

Director: Oliver Steele

Country: United Kingdom

Momma, Don’t Go

A mother and daughter struggle to survive a deadly home invasion.

Director: Rafael De Leon Jr.

Country: United States of America


A girl receives a box where she finds a sinister photo. Then strange things start to happen.

Director: Borja Ros Espejo

Country: Spain

Rules of the Dead

A recently deceased man quickly learns that death is only a frightening beginning.

Director: Isaac Rodriguez

Country: United States of America

Shared Document

A brother and sister try to remotely complete a eulogy for their Dad’s funeral unaware that an anonymous user is about to crash the document.

Director: Jessica Fostekew

Country: United Kingdom

The Singularity

Panic spreads over a string of murders that quarantines a small island off the Vancouver Coast.

Director: Michael Palmer

Country: Canada

Sleep Now

A father is tucking his young son to bed. As the child tries to fall asleep, mysterious events take place, blurring the lines between fiction and reality, and making the boy confront a tragic past.

Sleep Now is a dark tale about loss, grief and guilt.

Director: Pål Gustavsen

Country: Norway


Obsessed by a woman, an unstable man starts a restless hunt.

Director: Jean-Christophe Garcia

Country: France

The Taxi Dead

A young guy named Paul tries to survive a zombie apocalypse in Bavaria. Together with his taxi driver, Karl, he has to fight several zombie attacks. And Paul is in a hurry because his girlfriend awaits him.

Director: Simon Lahm

Country: Germany


A lonely janitor must make a choice when a vampire attack leaves him the sole caretaker of an orphaned, and possibly monstrous, infant.

Director: Glen Matthews

Country: Canada

Trouble For Miles

A young girl recounts her traumatic death, while navigating a purgatory fashioned for the Digital Age.

Director: Jamin Scotti

Country: United States of America

Under the Surface

After his power goes out, a man discovers something chilling under the surface of his backyard pool.

Director: Trevor Hagen

Country: United States of America


A young woman visits a spiritualist medium in order to contact her dead husband for one final goodbye.

Director: Steven Sheil

Country: United Kingdom

The Wax That Drips

A Nun encounters a menacing presence hidden in the darkness.

Director: Chloe Glynn Walker

Country: United States of America