Friday Night Features: “Peekers” Short Film

Kittens, Friday Night Features returns from its sabbatical this week with a whole new slew of fantastically frightening short films for your horror viewing pleasure! We’ve been scouring the interwebs for the best horror shorts independent filmmakers have to offer and I think this particularly creepy 2008 offering by director Mark Steensland is a great way to get things started. Based on a short story by prolific horror author Kealan Patrick Burke (recently optioned for a feature length horror flick by Lionsgate with Mike Flanagan and the creative team behind Oculus), this week’s featured short uses simple concepts and film making techniques to effectively create a nightmare world of disturbingly grinning strangers who seem to wear the faces of those we know and love. Enjoy!

Peekers Short Film Poster Mark Steenland

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12 thoughts on “Friday Night Features: “Peekers” Short Film

  1. That was excellent. I did not realize that the screenwriter, Rick Hautala, died last year. His books gave me some good scary hours.

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