TOMB RAIDER Poster? Not So Great. TOMB RAIDER Trailer? Hot Damn.

Like many out there we were, shall we say, a bit skeptical when the news first came of an impending Tomb Raider big screen reboot. We've been there and done that, after all, and it's not like the first cracks...

CHASING THE DRAGON: Andy Lau Pursues Donnie Yen And His 1970's Hair In First Explosive Trailer

Hong Kong superstars Andy Lau and Donnie Yen face off in director Wong Jing's upcoming 1970's set crime thriller Chasing The Dragon. And, yes, if the trailer is to be believed then fans of both stars should be very, very...

First Look At Tennant And Sheen In GOOD OMENS!

After decades of development hell and multiple false starts, Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's novel Good Omens is finally coming to screens as a six part miniseries backed by the BBC and Amazon. And Gaiman himself has revealed leading actors...

Mattie Do's DEAREST SISTER Named Laos' First Ever Oscar Submission

Since first drawing our attention with her debut feature Chanthaly, Lao director Mattie Do has been a regular staple of these pages as she continues to break new ground. Do was the first ever female film director in Laos' history....

COWBOY BEBOP Helmer Announces BLADE RUNNER Anime BLACK OUT 2022

Big news has emerged from the anime world with the announcement that Watanabe Shinichiro - the helmer of iconic series Cowboy Bebop and Samurai Champloo - is currenty at work on Blade Runner spin off anime Black Out 2022. The...

WIZARD (MATWETWE) Trailer: Get High With The South African Crime Comedy

South African comedian turned writer-director Kagiso Lediga has had himself a busy year. His feature debut - the Engish language romantic dramedy Catching Feelings, in which he also starred - had its world premiere at the LA Film Festival and...

On Screen Anarchy And Fantastic Fest

As many of you are no doubt aware, I have recently made the decision to step down from my role as director of international programming at Fantastic Fest. After over eleven years in the position this was in no way...

THE LEGEND OF THE DEMON CAT: Watch The Teaser For Chen Kaige's Period Fantasy

Iconic Chinese director Chen Kaige (Farewell My Concubine) makes a forway into the world of period fantasy with his upcoming effort The Legend Of The Demon Cat. Based on a Japanese novel by Mineo Yoneyama, this one has flown remarkably...

SATAN'S SLAVES: Watch The Full Trailer For Joko Anwar's Indonesian Horror

Indonesia's Joko Anwar has long been a favorite of these pages, the writer-director carving out a space for himself as one of the region's most restless talents as he shifts and morphs, leaving his own stamp on a broad range...

KISSING CANDICE: Watch The Visually Stunning Trailer For Aoife McArdle's Debut

High level commercials director Aoife McArdle makes the step to features with her Toronto selected debut Kissing Candice and while the film may have been funded via the Irish Film Board's low budget Catalyst program she certainly hasn't allowed the...

Watch The Exclusive GUTLAND Trailer

There's something strange brewing in Luxembourg and it will be arriving on cinema screens with the premiere of Govinda Van Maele's thriller Gutland at the Toronto International Film Festival. And we are pleased to give a taste of Van Maele's...

LET THE CORPSES TAN: Watch The Amazing Full Trailer For AMER Duo's Western!

Belgian filmmaking duo Bruno Forzani and Helene Cattet won a legion of dedicated fans around the world with their dazzling neo-giallo debut Amer several years back and they remain some of the most striking talents in European cinema today. While...

Meet The BUNNY NEW GIRL In Natalie van den Dungen's Short

We don't cover a lot of child and youth oriented content here at Screen Anarchy but, y'know, kids can be pretty darn anarchic and good filmmaking is good filmmaking. And Natalie van den Dungen's Bunny New Girl definitely showcases a...

Crowdfund This! DRAGON FORCE X Delivers Kung Fu And Kick-Arse Moustaches!

Here's what you need to know about upcoming Australian web series Dragon Force X: Writer-director-star Stuart Simpson references Manimal on the official pitch website. Yeah, that's right. Fuckin' Manimal. But if you need to know more than that Simpson has absolutely...

Slow Motion, Dove Flying, Bang Bang! It's The First Teaser For John Woo's MANHUNT!

Do you miss the John Woo of old? The one deeply in love with baroquely over the top gun fire wedded to large scale melodrama and softly fluttering doves? It appears John Woo misses the John Woo of old and...

The End Is Here! Watch The Full APOCALYPSE NOW NOW Short Film Now!

We've been keeping a close eye on South African urban fantasy Apocalypse Now Now here for some time now [perhaps just a tiny bit because I'm one of the producers on it] and now following the release of the trailer...

APOCALYPSE NOW NOW: Check Out The New Poster Art For The South African Urban Fantasy

It was just under two weeks ago that we shared the first teaser for South African urban fantasy Apocalypse Now Now - adapted from Charlie Human's novel by director Michael Matthews and writer-producer Sean Drummond (the creative team behind upcoming...

HIGH FANTASY: Watch The Trailer For Toronto Selected, Body Swapping, South African Indie

It was back in 2014 that I was raving in these pages about South African director Jenna Bass and her debut feature, Love The One You Love. An entirely improvised romantic drama with thriller overtones, Love The One You Love...

FIVE FINGERS FOR MARSEILLES: Watch The Gorgeous First Trailer For South African Western

We've been keeping a close eye on South African western Five Fingers For Marseilles for quite some time now. We posted two sets of still images from the production, noting at the time that this was going to be a...

APOCALYPSE NOW NOW: Watch The First Teaser For South African Urban Fantasy

A teen school boy discovers a hidden, magical world right beneath his nose in Charlie Human's cult South African novel Apocalypse Now Now and if that brings a certain bespectacled boy wizard to mind, well, let's just say that South...