Nightmare is a short tale uncovering hidden betrayal so deep, only karma can be its revenge.

  • Carla Saunders
    I'm Sorry
  • Carla Saunders
    I'm Sorry
  • Carla Saunders
    I'm Sorry
  • Rebekah Downs
    Key Cast
  • Cherrika Brown
    Key Cast
  • Danny Bristow
    Key Cast
    "June Bug"
  • Matthew Forde
    Key Cast
  • Walter Duckworth
    Key Cast
    "Mr. Duncan"
  • Hanna Kemp
    Key Cast
  • Shuntel Renay
    Key Cast
  • Pete Gana
    Key Cast
    "The Old Man"
  • Project Type:
  • Genres:
    Psychological Thriller
  • Runtime:
    25 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    August 25, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    10,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
    Sony S4 Aiiii
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • Peachtree Village International Film Festival
    Atlanta, GA
    United States
    November 3, 2022
    Atlanta Midtown Arts Theater
    Official Selection
Director Biography - Carla Saunders

Carla Saunders

Writer, Director, and Producer

Sensational Horror movie filmmaker, director, producer, and writer, Carla Saunders is a native of St. Louis, MO. She is the founder of Atlanta-based Company, Promises Entertainment LLC, popularly known as Carla Saunders Films. The self-taught Filmmaker is an avid fan of horror films and is also recognized in the world of entertainment for her insightful productions which she loves to refer to as works of art. She formerly worked as an extra on industry-mover and iconic filmmaker, Tyler Perry’ Madea Goes to Jail. While here, she became inspired to take her creativity to the next level.

Since the inception of her Entertainment Company, Carla has produced one feature-length film and several short films for American and International audiences that gained the attention and acknowledgment of FOX 5 News Atlanta. Her debut feature film, “No Reason” is an exciting urban horror thriller and a sold-out premiered event on March 30, 2022. With an ardent eye for detail, she works tirelessly to ensure the film gets the best attention it deserves. One of the many testimonials from satisfied audiences - “No one expected the outcome as there was a lot of twist and turns in the story that had the me on edge.

Some of her other works include “Nightmare,” “Did You Vote,” and “I’m Sorry,” which was officially selected 9 times in the film festival circuit. Carla is currently working on a horror anthology series, including several other unreleased projects. Through her movies, she intends to raise awareness and draw the attention of women of color to the horror genre. Promises Entertainment LLC is home to Carla’s work, a creative space for actors, and her team of film professionals to explore and enhance their craft.

Carla who resides in Atlanta, Georgia also doubles as a Personal Injury Paralegal and mother of a beautiful daughter. With 14 independent films under her name, she looks forward to creating block-buster Horror/Thriller films worldwide for American and International audiences.

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Director Statement

Do not waste the gift that God has given you. Never give up and surround yourself with likeminded individuals who want to see you win. Sometimes you have to just step out on faith, believe in yourself and just do it! You will never know until you try. Never allow anyone to convince you to dim your light.