Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

"Monsters Are Everywhere" Short Film Showcase

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When it comes right down to it, for my own personal tastes, monsters rule the roost. Monsters are the source of my love for the genre, they are the characters I most immediately empathize with, and they always will have a segment in my festival. Beyond that, though, monsters serve one of the greatest purposes in horror storytelling: they serve to explain the unknown, give face to our fear, and find some order in chaos. More than that, since monsters are not real (sorry), they are so well suited to metaphor and interpretation, a key characteristic that lends a layer of depth that one can take or leave. Here there be monsters!!!!

Mateo, an ex-employee of a self-service store has turned into a zombie. His conscience and memories remain intact, therefore, his life has become a deep thought about the meaning of life he would like to share; the only problem, Mateo is no longer able to share what he thinks.


"Excellent zombie short from Mexico that gives an amazingly sympathetic look into the tragic mind of an undead longing for the old world. Fitting for the modern day. A must play." -Sterling Anno


Director: Fernando Perezgil is a Mexican film director, screenwriter and producer. Fernando's work is characterised by its subjects in the genres of horror and fantasy. His most recent work is the short film "Un tal Borges" (2020). He's actually working on his first feature film "The Last Page". He's also the director of some YouTube web series including “Unfollow” (2020), "LOOP" (2017); his web series has reached more than 49 million views around the world.

  • Year
    2019
  • Runtime
    3 minutes
  • Language
    Spanish
  • Country
    Mexico
  • Director
    Fernando Perezgil
  • Screenwriter
    Fernando Perezgil
  • Producer
    Jorge Armando Martínez, Fernando Perezgil
  • Cast
    Waldo Facco, Luna Balvanera
  • Cinematographer
    Alexandra Bas
  • Production Design
    Fernando Perezgil
  • Music
    Altair Bonilla