Two sisters have been driving all night when they come across a dilapidated roadside park and bathroom. Horrific events follow when one of them stumbles upon a strange message and a mischievous resident that wants to play a terrifying game.

Featuring practical effects by two-time Academy Award Nominee Arjen Tuiten (“Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil,” “Wonder,” “Pan’s Labyrinth,” “Ghostbusters: Afterlife”) based on designs by WETA Workshop.

CAST: Allisyn Snyder (NBC’s “AP Bio”), Clare Grant (“Robot Chicken,” “Changeland”), Steve Agee (“Guardians Of The Galaxy 2,” and the upcoming “The Suicide Squad”), and Sarah Anne Williams (“League Of Legends”) as the Lonely Child

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Aaron Morgan



Director: Aaron Morgan
Executive Producer: Michaela Morgan
Producer: Paul Gandersman, Peter Hall, Eric Vespe
Screenwriter: Aaron Morgan, Eric Vespe
Cinematographer: Taylor Camarot
Editor: Greg MacLennan
Production Designer: Ashley Landavazo
Sound Designer: Jeffery A Pitts
Music: Troy Robertson, Jonas Wikstrand, The Drakulas
Principal Cast: Allisyn Snyder, Clare Grant, Steve Agee, Sarah Anne Williams
Additional Credits: Special makeup supervisor and animatronics: Arjen Tuiten, Vfx supervisor: Rogelio Salinas, Wardrobe designer: Autumn Steed, Associate Producer: Seth Christian, Art Director: Phil Rios, Key Hair and Makeup: Ali Davis, First AD: Dax Stringer, Sound mixer: Andrew Hay, Colorist: Brandon Thomas, Storyboard artist: Neil Cook


Public Film Contact
Aaron Morgan
Lonely Child, LLC
Publicity Contact
Ryan Fons — Fons PR
1 (323) 445-4763
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Screening Section: Midnight Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Narrative Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 5 mins