28.06. - 06.07.2013.
film program
AMERICAN NIGHTMARES
Human Race
human-race-2012
USA
2013, 87 min
Director:
Paul Hough
Stars:
Paul McCarthy-Boyington, Eddie McGee, Trista Robinson
Genre:
Action / Horror / Sci-Fi
Official Trailer
Sinopsis: Veronica suddenly finds herself in a surreal and horrifying marathon race. The rules are simple: if you are lapped, you die. If you step off the path, you die. Many will start but only one may cross the finish line alive.
Bio: English born Paul Hough created and directed the multi-award winning film The Backyard. It was named DVD of the Month and received the coveted 4 stars in Maxim Magazine (UK). The Backyard was released in theaters in Germany and also had a limited theatrical run in USA. It was one of the first documentaries ever released onto the Sony Portable PlayStation format. He directed the music video Enemy for Chris Jericho's band Fozzy which was censored on MTV. In 2007/2008 he won multiple film festivals with his action short film The Angel. He garnered the Mention Speciale Du Jury Pour La Realisation at Utopiales De Nantes with his feature film The Human Race. It has gained favorable reviews and was called "Inspirational and wickedly cruel." Actor Eddie McGee won Best Actor at the Mile High Horror Festival in Denver upon the film's US Festival Premiere and actress Trista Robinson won Best Actress at A Night of Horror during its Australian Premiere. Paul Hough is the son of director John Hough.