Child Eater: It’s the kind of film title that’s instantly evocative; it pulls at your heartstrings and grabs you by the balls at the same time! The short film by Erlingur Thoroddsen is now a feature film; it recently screened as part of the Stockhold Film Festival. The trailer below has it all: A creepy kid, creepy dolls, creepy woods, a creepy closet—all wrapped around the suspense of an unseen predator; one we must assume has a craving for the flesh of children!
You can also check out the original short film (14 minutes) in its entirety below.
Official Synopsis: A simple night of babysitting takes a horrifying turn when Helen realizes the boogeyman really is in little Lucas’ closet. Child Eater stars: Cait Bliss, Colin Critchley, and Jason Martin.