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

Winner: Best Cinematography at the British Horror Film Festival 2015
Winner: Best Horror Short at the London Independent Film Festival 2015
Nominated: Best Short at Sitges International Film Festival 2016
Winner: Best Short Film at the Festival Boca do Inferno 2015
Winner: Best Short Horror Film at the Celluloid Screams 2015
Winner: Best Horror /Sci Fi at the Sunderland Shorts 2015
Winner: Best Foreign Short Film at the Russian Annual Horror Film Awards 2015
Winner: Best Horror Short at Sheffield Horror Film Festival 2015

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.