High-8 Video Rentals #2

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For the curious, here’s the full list of films that can be found within the ever-shifting walls of High-8 Video Rentals.

High 8 Video Rentals is a regularly occurring interactive fiction series written using Ink, set in a video shop that gives out recommendations for interesting films currently available on streaming platforms… You can play it for free on Itch.io


Buck and the Preacher (1972) Prime, £

Lemonade Joe (1964) Prime


Big Night (1998) Netflix

The Interminable Suicide of Gregory Church (2011) Vimeo £


The Devil’s Backbone (2001) Prime, £

Night of the Living Dead (1968) BBC iPlayer


Finding Vivian Maier (2013) Prime

Three Identical Strangers (2018) Netflix, All4


The Hitchhiker (1953) YouTube , Public Domain, Prime

Drunken Angel (醉いどれ天使) (1948) BFI Player / Prime £

Writer in Residence: Jonathan L. Howard

Jonathan L. Howard is a British writer and game designer, known for his work on the Broken Sword titles, his Johannes Cabal the Necromancer series, and for Carter & Lovecraft. His recommendations are:

Alice (1988) Prime

Banshee Chapter (2014) Prime

Clerk’s Recommendation:

Victoria (2015) Prime £