Caregiver

A graduate student interviews a young caregiver for his class project, but something isn’t quite right.

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Review at The Blogging Banshee

WINNER – Best Micro Short – GenreBlast Film Festival
WINNER – Best Short Short – Highlands Horror Film Fest
WINNER – Best Overall Film – Skate or Die Film Festival
WINNER – Best Actress in a Horror Short – Studio City Film Festival

Nominated – Best Recurring Nightmare – Nightmares Film Festival
Nominated – Outstanding Micro Short – Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival
Nominated – Best Micro Short – Wreak Havoc Horror Film Festival
Nominated – Best Horror – Snake Alley Festival of Film
Nominated – Scariest Film – Spook Screen Film Festival
Nominated – Best Horror Micro Film – Oregon Screams Horror Film Festival
Nominated – Best Makeup – Spooky Empire Horror Film Festival
Nominated – Best Micro Short – Days of the Dead Film Festival
Nominated – Best Actress – Days of the Dead Film Festival
Nominated – Best Kill – Days of the Dead Film Festival
Nominated – Best Twist – Vancouver Horror Show
Nominated – Best Monster – Island of Horror Film Fest

Official Selection:

Panic Fest 2022 – Kansas City, MO
Portland Horror Film Festival 2022 – Portland, OR
Snake Alley Festival of Film 2022 – Burlington, IA
Days of the Dead Film Festival 2022 – Indianapolis, IN
Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival 2022 – Buffalo, NY
GenreBlast Film Festival 2022 – Winchester, VA
Spook Screen Film Festival 2022 – Cork, Ireland
Philadelphia Unnamed Film Festival 2022 – Philadelphia, PA
Dead Northern Horror Film Festival 2022 – York, England, UK
Fargo Fantastic Film Festival 2022 – Fargo, ND
Wreak Havoc Horror Film Festival 2022 – Winston-Salem, NC
The Dead of Night Film Festival 2022 – Liverpool, England, UK
Highlands Horror Film Festival 2022 – Highlands, NJ
Halloweenapalooza Film Festival 2022 – Ottumwa, IA
Skate or Die Film Festival 2022 – Pottstown, PA
Festival Internacional de Cine Friki 2022 – Quito, Ecuador
Foundry Theater’s Horror Shorts 2022 – Huntington, WV
Desmond District Demons Film Festival 2022 – Port Huron, MI
Milwaukee Twisted Dreams Film Festival 2022 – Milwaukee, WI
SENE Film Festival 2022 – Cranston, RI
Atlanta Horror Film Festival 2022 – Atlanta, GA
Brooklyn Horror Film Festival 2022 – Brooklyn, NY
Terror In The Bay Film Festival 2022 – Ontario, Canada
HorrorFest International 2022 – St. George, UT
HorrOrigins Film Festival 2022 – Tucson, AZ (virtual)
LUSCA Fantastic Film Fest 2022 – Guaynabo, San Juan, Puerto Rico
A Night of Horror Film Festival 2022 – Sydney, Australia
Terror en la Bahía Fest 2022 – Viña del Mar, Valparaíso, Chile
Spooky Empire Horror Film Festival 2022 – Orlando, FL
Lambertville Halloween Film Festival 2022 – Lambertville, NJ
Nightmares Film Festival 2022 – Columbus, OH
Oregon Screams Horror Film Festival 2022 – The Dalles, OR
Dark Hedges International Film Festival 2022 – Belfast, Ireland
Island of Horror Film Fest 2022 – Kent Island, MD
Killer Valley Horror Film Festival 2022 – Talent, OR (virtual)
Scared For Your LIIFE Film Festival 2022 – Huntington, NY
Ill Angels Only: Horror Film Festival 2022 – New York, NY
Reel Horror Fest 2022 – Lombard, IL
A4 Studios Halloween Scarefest 2022 – Altrincham, England, UK
HorrorHaus Film Festival 2022 – Los Angeles, CA
Dark Red Horror Film Fest 2022 – Albuqerque, New Mexico
Sin City Horror Fest 2022 – Las Vegas, NV
Molins Horror Film Festival 2022 – Barcelona, Spain
Queens World Film Festival 2022 – Queens, NY
Vancouver Horror Show 2022 – British Columbia, Canada
Razor Reel Flanders Film Festival 2022 – Flanders, Belgium
Studio City International Film Festival 2022 – Los Angeles, CA
Rome International Film Festival 2022 – Rome, GA
Jersey City Horror Film Festival 2022 – Jersey City, NJ
Soho Horror Film Festival 2022 – London, England, UK (virtual)
Saskatoon Fantastic Film Festival 2022 – Saskatchewan, Canada
Dead And SudBuried Horrorthon VI 2022 – Sudbury, England, UK
FIXION Fest 2022 – Santiago, Chile (virtual)

Northeast Film Festival Horror Fest – December 1, 2022 – Teaneck, NJ
Krampusnacht Freeky Film Festival – December 3, 2022 – Savoy, IL
New York No Limits Film Series – December 4, 2022 – New York, NY
YoFiFest: The Yonkers Film Festival – December 9, 2022 – Yonkers, NY
The Thing in the Basement Horror Fest – December 19, 2022 – January 15, 2023 (virtual)

Starring:
Tara Rose Schreiber
Leo DeFriend
Bryce Craver

Written/Directed/Produced by Rafael De Leon Jr.
Makeup FX: Anthony DiFolco
Cinematographer & Editor: Rafael De Leon Jr.
Sound Recordist: Joseph Rubino
Production Assistant: Stephanie Carhuayano