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A lube-tastic horror-comedy inspired by Gremlins, Tremors and Little Shop of Horrors, about a woman going in for her first pap-smear test.

Created by writer and director Kate Herron with her writing partner Briony Redman. Kate explains more about how they made this short in this Big Issue article

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Sophia Di Martino Chloe
Nick Mohammed Dr. Wyndham
Isabella Laughland Anna
Briony Redman Nurse
Rose Johnson Dr. Coward
Katharine Bennett-Fox Dr. Bedpan
Mariam Haque Dr. Scream
Ben Target Dr. Headslam
Camille Ucan Terrified Young Woman
Clare Plested Receptionist
Kate Herron Writer
Briony Redman Writer
Kate Herron Director
Douglas Cox Producer
Robbie Gibbon Editor
Bridget Murton Production Designer
Sophie Jacobs Production Designer
Hela Dondertman Production Designer
Patrick Jonsson Composer

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