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Frontières Platform in Cannes Announces Sixteen Projects Vying For Production Partnerships

Cannes is around the corner and that means that our friends at Frontières are gearing up for another joint venture with the famed festival.    Returning after a successful debut year in 2017 Frontières returns with 16 genre projects looking...

ABRAKADABRA: First Images From Onetti Brothers New Giallo Film

Abrakadabra, the fourth film from the Onetti Brothers, Luciano and Nico, was chosen to be part of the Upcoming Fantastic Films section of Blood Window at Cannes this year. There it will be presented as a work in progress and...

Brazil's Fantaspoa Announces First Wave of International Genre Titles

Heading into it's fourteenth year, Fantaspoa is the big genre festival in Brazil and one of the largest in all of the LatAm territories. Held near the southern most tip of Brazil in the beautiful port city of Porto Alegre,...

5th HORRORANT FILM FESTIVAL: TRAUMA, FRAMED And WHAT THE WATERS LEFT BEHIND Lead First Wave of Titles at Greek Genre Fest

It is good to see that outside of the work of Yorgos Lanthimos (The Killing of a Sacred Deer, The Lobster and Dogtooth) that the genre scene in Greece is being upheld by the work of the organizers of the...

TERRIFIED (ATERRADOS): New Posters For Demian Rugna's Horror Flick

Argentinian director Demian Rugna was at the Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival for the European premiere of his excellent horror shocker Terrified (Aterrados). Along with premiering his film to a European audience he also shared new posters for his flick...

THE INHABITANT: International Premiere of Trailer For LatAm Possession Horror

Guillermo Amoedo Schultze, a director and writer from Uruguay, has been steadily making a name for himself in the LatAm horror scene over the years. When he was not writing commercial comedies he penned screenplays for the horror and thriller...

EMBRYO: Fresh Images From The New Sci-Fi/Horror Project by Patricio Valladares

If there is one thing that you cannot blame Chilean director Patricio Valladares of being, it is being lazy. Valladares is hard at work on creating a new Sci-fi/Horror mini series called Embryo, plugging away at the pilot. He has...

VIFF And Morbido Team up For Master Class in Mexican Fantasy and Horror Cinema, Capped Off With TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID Screening

If you live in Vancouver for once in your life the high cost of living and unaffordable housing market is finally playing in your favor. Vancouver International Film Festival and our familia from the Morbido Film Festival are coming together...

Exclusive ELIS Clip: First Performance

Where does greatness begin? In our exclusive clip from Elis, greatness begins in a crowded club where Elis Regina gives a scintillating performance. The singer began her career at the age of 11 and recorded her first album when she...

Boston Underground 2018: THE RANGER, TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID And SPOOR Top Final Wave of Titles!

We are a little under two weeks away from the twentieth annual Boston Underground Film Festival! Wacky, weird and wonderful genre cinema from around the globe will descend on Cambridge, MA and the final wave of titles were announced near...

TO KILL THE DRAGON: New Film From CLEMENTINA's Jimena Monteoliva

Argentine filmmaker Jimena Monteoliva started shooting her new film To Kill The Dragon (Matar Al Dragon) last week.    “To Kill the Dragon” is a nightmare that tells the story of two siblings cruelly separated since kids. The youngest, Elena,...

Blood Window Pinamar 2018: TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID, TRAUMA and TERRIFIED Launch Inaugural Festival

Blood Window, arguably one of the biggest influencers in the LatAm genre community, is holding its first ever film festival at the end of this month in the coastal city of Pinamar, Argentina.   Though they may be starting small,...

Artsploitation Picks up LatAm Horrors TRAUMA And LUCIFERINA

Though the acquisition of Lucio Rojas' savage horror film Trauma was a done deal in the middle of February, the addition of Gonzalo Calzada's Luciferina to Artsploitation's roster warrants a mention. The genre label plans to release these two LatAm...

TERRIFIED (ATERRADOS): Grupo Morbido Scares up LatAm Theatrical Deal For Argentine Shocker

Terrific news from Screen Daily yesterday for our good friends at Grupo Morbido and Demian Rugna, director of the great shocker Terrified (Aterrados), and his production team in Argentina.   Grupo Mórbido, the Mexican distributor run by Mórbido Film Fest...

Paco Plaza's VERONICA Is Netflix's Latest Surprise Debut: Watch the [REC] Director's Latest Now

Last week I wrote a column praising [REC], the seminal Spanish horror film, and one that I believe kickstarted the entire found footage sub-genre as we know it today. Well, now [REC] is back in the news, this time as...

Berlinale 2018: Watch The Teaser For Brazilian LGBTQ Drama HARD PAINT (TINTA BRUTA)

Filipe Matzembacher and Marcio Reolon’s LGBTQ drama Hard Paint (Tinta Bruta) from Brazil will have its world premiere in the Panorama programme in Berlin Sunday night, February 18th. Screen Anarchy is pleased to debut the new teaser for the film...

Insólito 2018: Inaugural Edition of Peruvian Horror and Fantasy Fest Brings the Goods

Genre-loving audiences of Lima! Your horror and fantasy cravings will soon be fulfilled. Starting on February 14 and running a full five days, Insólito, Peru’s first and only festival entirely devoted to all things genre cinema, opens shop in the...

NIGHT WORLD: Latest Horror From Patricio Valladaras Coming to Netflix

Chilean director Patricio Valladares (Downhill and Toro Loco) wrote us today to let us know that his latest horror flick, Night World, starring Jason London and horror icon Robert Englund will arrive on Nerflix US on February 16th. You will...

YOU SHALL NOT SLEEP: The Final International Poster For Gustavo Hernandez's Horror Flick

I did not ask them to promise but we have been told that this is the final international poster for Gustavo Hernandez's haunted horror film You Shall Not Sleep (No Dormiras)... ... ... Until it sells into the Asian territories...

NECRONOMICON, THE BOOK OF HELL: Watch The Trailer For an Argentinian Lovecraftian Horror

H.P. Lovecraft fans will know that the famed horror author claimed that five original copies of his fictional grimioire, the Necronomicon, are held in five institutions around the World. One of them just happens to be in Buenos Aires, Argentina....