A couple’s perfect marriage goes dangerously awry when the jealous husband struggles with the news of the wife expecting a baby.


  • Alexandra Balda Director Obscured Reflection, Door to Purgatory
  • Alexandra Balda Writer Obscured Reflection, Door to Purgatory
  • Alexandra Balda Producer Obscured Reflection, Door to Purgatory
  • Demi Castro: Key Cast, “Simon”
  • Rachel Comeau: Key Cast, “Ana” Obscured Reflection
  • Deisi Del Toro Key Cast “Sarah”
  • Trent Thomas Director of Photography
  • Peder Trusiak Editor
  • Andrew Scott Foust Original Score
  • Lexa Davis Colorist
  • Amanda Valdes Special Make Up


  • Project Type: Short
  • Genres: Horror
  • Runtime: 10 minutes 1 second
  • Completion Date: October 25, 2019
  • Production Budget: 10,000 USD
  • Country of Origin: United States
  • Country of Filming: United States
  • Language: English
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Film Color: Color

Screenings / Awards

  • Oniros Film Awards 2020 Saint Vincent
    Best Horror Award Winner
  • Independent Horror Movie Awards 2020 Winter Edition
    United States
    Best Gore Award Winner
  • South Film and Arts Academy Festival 2020
    Winner for: Best Thriller, Best Female Director, Best Lead Actress, Best Special Make Up
  • Orlando Independent Filmmakers Edge Challenge 2019 Orlando
    United States
    Winner for: Best Set Design, Best Lead Actor, Best Lead Actress, Best Supporting Actress
  • Independent Shorts Awards 2019 California
    United States
    Best Horror Short Bronze Award Winner

Director Statement

As the news of his wife secret love affair came as devastating blow, Simon feels compelled to retaliate destroying the only person he genuinely loved. Simon orchestrates a vengeful plan against Ana to make her pay for what she did.