Alex is left alone for the weekend to renovate a room for his and his wife's unborn child. Soon, a baby monitor starts to play him horrifying sounds about his future failures as a father.

Festivals, awards and nominations

Night Visions (Finland), MotelX (Portugal), IIK!! (Finland, Winner of Jury and Audience Awards), Frostbiter (Iceland), Tampere Film Festival - Generation XYZ (Finland), Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival (Belgium, Silver Mèliés nominee), Haapsalu Horror & Fantasy Film Festival (Estonia, Silver Mèliés nominee), Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (South Korea, Silver Mèliés nominee), Ravenheart International Film Festival (Norway)...

Juho Fossi
Heikki Ranta, Anna Böhm

Juho Fossi

Influenced by the horror films of the seventies and eighties writer-director-producer Juho Fossi (born in 1984, Turku, Finland) is hell-bent on sharing his dark cinematic visions with the rest of the world. Expectancy is his sixth short film.


Expectancy (2020, 15min), In the Black of Night (2019, 4min), Projections (2016, 7min), 1048 (2014, 14min)


ScreenwriterJuho Fossi, Avi Heikkinen
ProductionAntti Fossi


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