FANGO SCREAMERS: exclusive short film Rebekah McKendry’s “THE DUMP”
As the second installment of our exclusive short film initiative ‘SCREAMERS’ we are proud to debuting Rebekah McKendry’s award-winning short THE DUMP in its internet premiere.This comedic tale of two distinct serial killers who meet while dumping their bodies at the same location has become a fan favorite at film fests nationwide, gaining McKendry the “Best Director Award” from Viscera Film Fest for 2012, as well as “Best Short” at a number of other fests.
Rebekah McKendry is FANGORIA’s Director of Marketing and has been with FANGORIA for almost 10 years now, previously working on the FANGORIA SiriusXM radio show, for the website and FANGO TV as a video producer, and as a staff writer. She has long worked producing video and TV content for FANGORIA, but this was her first foray into narrative filmmaking. Since THE DUMP, McKendry has directed two additional horror shorts which will be releasing in 2013.
After a full year of screenings, playing in over 15 festivals in the USA and 3 in Europe, THE DUMP is finally here on the web, debuting on the FANGORIA website. The film stars Matthew Currie Holmes (THE FOG, WRONG TURN 2), Jack Bennett (CAPRICE), and Kyle Morris (REEL EVIL). The film is written by fellow FANGORIA staffer David Ian McKendry.