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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...

French Sci-fi Short THE EDGE Online for a Week

Fresh from a year and a half tour of international festivals, French sci-fi short The Edge ("La lisière") is now available online for a week from Monday, January 16, 2017. Don't miss out! Simon Sauliner's gorgeous film was shot in...

Beware THE NIGHT OF THE VIRGIN

There is one simple fact that dominates a staggeringly high percentage of human interactions: People do stupid things to get laid. And having said that I also feel perfectly comfortable in saying that young men do the stupidest of all...

Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2017 Brings Another Stellar Lineup of Japanese Cinema to UK

The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme returns this February with another fantastically diverse lineup of (mostly) recent films under the heading, Odd Obsessions - Desires, Hopes and Impulses in Japanese Cinema. The theme of the programme is described as follows:...

RAW: Watch The Hypnotic And Grotesque Red Band Trailer For Julia Ducournau's Acclaimed Debut

In many ways Julia Ducournau's acclaimed debut Raw is one of those films best approached blind, or as close to it as possible, so that you can fully appreciate how she unravels the nature and dilemma of her central character....

Alice Lowe's PREVENGE: New Poster And UK Q&A Preview Tour Announced

Alice Lowe, co-writer and star of Ben Wheatley’s Sightseers and a familiar face from some of Britain’s best comedies of the past few years, is almost ready for the UK release of her debut directorial feature. Prevenge premiered at Venice...

VIVA BERLIN: Watch The German Zombie Web Series Now!

It was way, way waaaaaaaaay back in 2011 that we first shared the trailer for Moritz Mohr's German zombie web series Viva Berlin. The whole Walking Dead thing hadn't happened at that point and there was some speculation about whether...

Full Trailer For Russian Superhero Film GUARDIANS Brings On The Were-Bear!

Look, I'm not even going to pretend that the VFX in upcoming Russian superhero picture Guardians are up to Hollywood blockbuster standards. I mean, they're not horrible or anything - I'd put them around the level of a typical Chinese...

Watch: Swedish Zombie Christmas Movie FINNS HÄR NÅGRA SNÄLLA BARN Kicks Off Production

Now moving into production, Finns Här Några Snälla Barn is self-described as a "Swedish zombie Christmas film entirely from the kids perspective." We've been tracking the film for some time, first sharing concept art last year. The film will play...

THE BAR: Watch The Riotous Trailer For Alex de la Iglesia's Latest

Spanish master of genre cinema Alex de la Iglesia is having himself a busy year with a pair of directorial efforts scheduled to release in 2017 with The Bar and Perfect Strangers both in the final stages of work. And...

WILDE MAUS: A Middle Aged Revenge Comedy From Austria's Josef Hader

Long considered one of the top - if not the absolute top - comic in his native Austria, Josef Hader has been a staple on screens big and small for decades now. And having already made an impression as a...

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 LURE: Red-band Trailer for Agnieszka Smoczynska's Superlative Musical

From Sundance to Sitges, The Lure was one of the purest delights on the festival circuit last year. The debut feature from Polish director Agnieszka Smoczynska is a thoroughly unorthodox adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson’s The Little Mermaid, re-envisioned as a 1980s nightclub...

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...

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...

The BLOOD MACHINES: TURBO KILLER 2 Kickstarter Gets Even Sexier

The guys who run the Kickstarter campaign for Blood Machines: Turbo Killer 2 are not fooling around: with more than double the target amount netted and less than 24 hours remaining on the counter, they still introduce new rewards! One...

MATILDA: Watch The Trailer For Aleksey Uchitel's Gorgeous Russian Historial Drama

One of Russia's greatest living filmmakers, Aleksey Uchitel (The Edge) returns to screens in 2017 with Matilda. Based on the real life of Matilda Kshesinskaya - a ballerina who became the mistress to three different Grand Dukes in the twilight...

VIKING: Swords, Arrows And A Head Fly In New Clip From Russian Historical Epic

We've had our eye on upcoming Russian historical epic for a while now, an initial behind the scenes video promising enormous scale eventually leading up to an absolutely astounding first trailer that elevated expectations into the stratosphere. A less compelling...

KUNG FURY Helmer Signs On To BLOOD MACHINES

If you - like me - are among those who were wildly impressed by French duo Seth Ickerman's retro-futurist music video Turbo Killer and have been eagerly awaiting their reunion with musical act Carpenter Brut for their expanded sequel, Blood...

Razor Reel 2017: Now Accepting Your Submissions!

Tis the season to be jolly, doubly so for filmmakers around the world! As 2016 winds down during the holiday season, 2017 gears up with no shortage of fantastic film festivals on the horizon, each one eager to represent your...