For over a year, CryptTV has been Facebook’s #1 location for original, cutting-edge short horror films. The company founded by Eli Roth and Jack Davis recently set up shop on YouTube, so it seemed like the perfect time to direct you guys their way by recommending the atmospheric shocker The Birch. Written and directed by Ben Franklin and Anthony Melton the film has already garnered millions of views and recently won a Webby for Best Individual Short or Episode.
The best part is it’s only 4 minutes long.
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Official Synopsis: A bullied schoolboy takes drastic measures against his tormenter, summoning an ancient being in the woods using a spellbound book passed down through the generations of his family. The film stars Aaron Thomas Ward, Corinna Marlowe, Charlie Venables, and Dee Sherwood Wallace as The Birch