Review: DETOUR, Christopher Smith's Mind and Time-Bending Neo Noir

Christopher Smith's neo-noir thriller, Detour, should keep audiences guessing until the end

SOHO JIMBO: Watch The Trailer For The Kung Fu Comedy Short

Leading into Chinese New Year filmmaker Chris Chung will release his kung fu comedy short Soho Jimbo next Monday. To give you a taste of what Chung and his crew cooked up here is the trailer.    A wanderer plays...

Trailer For Canadian Horror Shorts Collection BLOODY BITS

Two of our nation's great purveyors and supporters of Canadian genre cinema, Black Fawn Distribution and the Blood in the Snow Canadian Film Festival, have come together to bring horror fans a collection of seven of the best short films...

Slamdance 2017: Watch The Trailer For The Demon Yakuza Short Film, HELL FOLLOWS

As the Slamdance Film Festival draws closer it is time to give everyone a taste of the madness that it is about to fall upon the audiences when they watch Brian Harrison's short film Hell Follows. Here is the trailer...

LEAGUE OF EXOTIQUE DANCERS: Canadian Doc's Broadcast Premiere This February

Rama Rau's documentary League of Exotique Dancers will have its world broadcast premiere on CBC's Documentary Channel during its free preview month in February. We have a trailer for you to watch below as well as a collection of pictures...

FISTS OF FURY: Cynthia Rothrock Explores Old School Kung Fu, on DVD This Month

If you are under the impression that you need a refresher on bargain bin kung fu cinema then consider taking a look at Fists of Fury, a survey film hosted by one time martial arts legend Cynthia Rothrock. We have...

ANNA AND THE APOCALYPSE: Ella Hunt Carries a Tune in The Musical Zom-Com

Filming has begun on the musical zombie comedy Anna and the Apocalypse in and around Glasgow, Scotland.  In the movie, a girl and her friends must fight – and sing – their way through a zombie invasion to reach the supposed...

SyFy Announces Release Date For ATOMICA

If you have found the lack of sci fi thrillers staged in nuclear power plants distressing they SyFy has answered your calls of woe. Today the US cable network announced the release date for Dagen Merrill's Atomica (formerly Deep Burial and...

Conleth Hill Gets Caught in The Act in This Clip From A PATCH OF FOG

Stephen Graham (HBO’s Boardwalk) and Conleth Hill (HBO’s Game of Thrones) starred in Michael Lennox's debut feature film from 2015, A Patch of Fog. The UK thriller from the Bafta winner and Oscar nominee will finally make its way across...

First Official Still From Can Evrenol's HOUSEWIFE

Since Baskin director Can Evrenol began production on Housewife, his follow up to his festival hit, I have been bugging him about giving ScreenAnarchy something to help get the word out.    Between talking about freak Winter weather in our...

THE FOREST OF LOST SOULS: Check Out The Haunting And Beautiful Trailer For Portuguese Horror Flick

Take a moment to watch this haunting and beautiful trailer for the Portuguese coming-of-age slasher film The Forest of Lost Souls.   A Floresta das Almas Perdidas will be the feature film debut of José Pedro Lopes and he will...

Slamdance 2017: Matthew Wade's PLENA STELLARUM, Part of Animated Shorts Program

Already having played at numerous festivals around the world Matthew Wade's animated short film Plena Stellarum will screen at Slamdance in their Animation Shorts Program.    Wade passed along a collection of stills and the short teaser from his short...

New UK/Italo Anthology Series PHOBIA Looking For Submissions

Here is something that may be of interest to all you international horror short filmmakers out there. A joint UK and Italian venture is up and running and the producers are opening up 5 spots in their first or second...

DRIFTER: PA Flick Settles Down With XLrator Media

Those of you looking to get your post apocalyptic fix this Winter need only look for Chris con Hoffmann's debut feature film Drifter at the end of February. XLrator Media has picked up the North American rights for the flick...

Slamdance 2017: Introducing Filmmaker Brian Harrison And His Short Film HELL FOLLOWS

As 2017 begins the first important film festival for emerging filmmakers kicks off in Park City, Utah, at the end of the month. Running counter to the bigger named festival, Slamdance`s mandate has always been to support up and coming...

STAR WARS HAN SOLO Film: Woody Harrelson in Early Talks to Star as Solo's Mentor

Chalk this one up to wild speculation? Sources close to the production of the next Star Wars anthology film, a story about the early years of intergalactic smuggler Han Solo, have said that Woody Harrelson is in early talks to...

THE DARK BELOW: Survival Thriller Coming To U.S. Cinemas This March

Before the ice breaks on our local lakes there is nothing like a little art to instill a some fear in you the next time you venture out for a skate or some ice-fishing.    Douglas Schulze's thriller The Dark...

ScreenAnarchy's Top 10 Movies of 2016

This year, 23 Screen Anarchists from 11 countries around the globe shared with us 129 films for consideration in our collective top ten movies of 2016. Our criteria was simple: an individual contributor could include a film on their ballot...

Carrie Fisher: 1956 - 2016

Just when we thought we were in the clear 2016 has socked us again. The year has taken away our Princess. Actress and author Carrie Fisher, known forever and ever as Star Wars`Princess/General Leia, had a heart attack before Christmas...

Screen Anarchists On ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY

(Do anarchists like rogues and rebels, or is there a disturbance in The Force?) Earlier this week I managed to get into a 3D IMAX screening of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and I was surprised to notice...