THE HERD / Short Film

Director: Melanie Light
Producer: Eat Your Heart Out Films
Format: Arri Alexa XT & Zeiss Ultra Prime lenses
Starring Pollyanna McIntosh, Victoria Broom & Jon Campling

Imprisoned within inhuman squalor with other women, Paula’s existence and human function is abused as a resource by her captors. The women are condemned to a life of enforced servitude at the whims of their imprisoners for one reason only – their milk.

Best Cinematography at the British Horror Film Festival 2015.
Best Short Film at the Festival Boca do Inferno 2 (Brazil) 2015
Best Short Horror Film at the Celluloid Screams (UK) 2015
Best Horror Short at the London Independent Film Festival 2015
Best Horror /Sci Fi at the Sunderland Shorts 2015
Best Foreign Short Film at the Russian Annual Horror Film Awards 2015

Festivals / Screenings:
Courts Mais Trash (Belgium) 2016
VegBar (UK) 2016
Sitges International Film Festival (Spain) 2015
Short Film Corner at the Festival de Cannes (France) 2015
London Independent Film Festival (UK) 2015
British Shorts Film Festival (Germany) 2015
Festival International Du Court Metrange et Fantastique (France) 2015
Shriekfest (USA) 2015
Russian Annual Horror Film Awards (Russia) 2015
Open Screen (Luxembourg) 2015
Rome International Film Festival (USA) 2015
Mayhem Horror Festival (UK) 2015
British Horror Festival (UK) 2015
Vegfest (UK) 2015
Fantaspoa Festival apart of the International Fantastic film festivals (Brazil) 2015
East End Film Festival (UK) 2015
Sunderland Shorts (UK) 2015
Celluloid Screams (UK) 2015
Animal Publics: Emotions, Empathy, Activism Conference. The University of Melbourne (Australia) 2015
MARFICI , International Independent Film Festival Mar del Plata (Argentina) 2015
Women Underground (USA) 2015
PDXtreme Fest (USA) 2015
Opening Gala Film Grimm Fest Up North (UK) 2014