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Big Bad Wolves Big Bad Wolves

Israel
Directors: Aharon Keshales and Navot Papushado

When the seemingly meek schoolteacher Dror is arrested - and then released due to a police blunder - as the lead suspect in a brutal child murder, renegade detective Miki and enraged grieving father Gidi take the law into their own hands in search of information and bloody justice. Their violent rage quickly spins out of control in this fantastically intense, darkly funny revenge thriller from the pioneers of Israeli horror cinema.

Hebrew with English Subtitles, 110 min

Links: Website Trailer

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Show Times:

  • Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 10:30pm , EFBIG1 – $10 Director Aharon Keshales Scheduled to Attend
  • Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 8:30pm , EFBIG2 – $14/$11 Director Aharon Keshales Scheduled to Attend
Borgman Borgman

Belgium
Director: Alex van Warmerdam

Driven by the authorities from his underground hideout, the enigmatic Camiel Borgman is on the run. Covered in dirt, he arrives at Marina and Richard’s large suburban estate asking to use their shower, thus beginning a game of sly calculation as he insinuates himself into their home. He soon starts to manipulate the family with almost preternatural charisma as his more sinister plans make themselves known in this chilling demonic tale.

Dutch with English Subtitles, 113 min

Links: Website

Show Times:

  • Sat Oct 12, 2013 at 10:00pm , EFBOR1 – $10
  • Mon Oct 21, 2013 at 3:00pm , EFBOR2 – $5
  • Wed Oct 23, 2013 at 8:15pm , EFBOR3 – $14/$11
Cheap Thrills Cheap Thrills

USA
Director: E.L. Katz

When down-on-their-luck buddies Craig and Vince are propositioned by insouciant wealthy couple Colin and Violet to perform increasingly risky dares, the cash strapped duo agrees. Craig and Vince soon find themselves in the strangers’ living room, progressively degrading and debasing themselves and each other as the stakes get higher and higher. This twisted, darkly funny game of cat and mouse was the winner of the 2013 SXSW Audience Choice Award.

85 min

Show Times:

  • Tue Oct 15, 2013 at 3:15pm , EFCHE1 – $5
  • Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 10:30pm , EFCHE2 – $10
  • Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 9:00pm , EFCHE3 – $14/$11 Actor Pat Healy scheduled to attend
Contracted Contracted

USA
Director: Eric England

When gorgeous lesbian Samantha has a drunken one night stand with a strange man, she contracts what she thinks is a sexually-transmitted disease. But the truth is far more disturbing. As her horrific condition worsens, her friends begin to fear for her… and themselves. A gory body-horror film in the vein of David Cronenberg, Contracted provides truly gut-wrenching, visceral terror.

85 min

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Show Times:

  • Fri Oct 11, 2013 at 10:15pm , EFCONT1 – $10
  • Wed Oct 16, 2013 at 5:30pm , EFCONT2 – $14/$11 Director Eric England and Producers JD Lifshitz and Raphael Margules scheduled to attend
Go Goa Gone Go Goa Gone

India
Director: Krishna D.K. and Raj Nidimoru

A rollicking zombie rom-com, Go Goa Gone follows two stoner friends, Luv and Hardik, who are both having a rough time. In desperate need of a vacation, they tag along with their roommate Bunny on a trip to the gorgeous beaches of Goa. After following a beautiful woman to a remote island for a rave, they awake to discover the island’s population has turned into zombies. Along with a gun-toting Russian mobster, they must battle the undead hordes.

Hindi with English subtitles, 106 min

Show Times:

  • Wed Oct 16, 2013 at 9:15pm , EFGOA1 – $14/$11
  • Fri Oct 18, 2013 at 10:30pm , EFGOA2 – $10
Nothing Bad Can Happen Nothing Bad Can Happen

Germany
Director: Katrin Gebbe

One day, young Tore - a member of the “Jesus Freaks” Christian punk movement - meets Benno by the side of the road. Before long, Tore moves into a tent in Benno’s garden, gradually becoming part of his family. But Benno can’t resist playing cruel games designed to test Tore’s faith. As the violence becomes more and more extreme, Tore’s capacity for love is pushed to its limits in this disturbing, nihilistic drama. Warning: This film contains extreme violence and animal cruelty.

German with English Subtitles, 110 min

Links: Website Trailer

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Show Times:

  • Wed Oct 16, 2013 at 9:00pm , EFNOT1 – $14/$11
  • Sat Oct 19, 2013 at 9:30pm , EFNOT2 – $14/$11
Raze Raze

USA
Director: Josh C. Waller

A young woman awakens in a concrete bunker, quickly discovering that she is not alone. Before she realizes what is happening, she is in combat for her life. So begins the first round of a modern-day gladiatorial tournament in which young women fight each other to the death at the whim of their sadistic unseen captors. If they lose, their loved ones will pay the price. Starring Tarantino’s go-to stunt woman, Zoe Bell, this gritty, ultra-violent tale pulls no punches.

95 min

Links: Website Trailer

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Show Times:

  • Sat Oct 12, 2013 at 10:15pm , EFRAZ1 – $10 Director Josh C. Waller and Actress Zoe Bell Scheduled to Attend
  • Sun Oct 13, 2013 at 1:00pm , EFRAZ2 – $14/$11 Director Josh C. Waller and Actress Zoe Bell Scheduled to Attend
The Sacrament The Sacrament

USA
Director: Ti West

A chilling new thriller from acclaimed genre auteur Ti West (House Of The Devil) and producer Eli Roth, The Sacrament follows three reporters to remote Christian commune Eden Parish, where the residents’ sunny disposition hides dark secrets. When the Parish turns menacing, the reporters find themselves helpless in the middle of nowhere. Brilliantly written and acted by a fantastic cast of indie film all-stars, The Sacrament pushes at the boundaries of the “found-footage” format to create a different kind of horror movie.

95 min

Show Times:

  • Sat Oct 19, 2013 at 10:00pm , EFSACRA1 – $10 Director Ti West scheduled to attend