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Horrorant 2018: MON MON MON MONSTERS Wins Best Film, Even Spread Among Other Winners

The fifth annual Horrorant Film Festival in Greece wrapped up last week. With completion of the genre festival comes the announement of the competition winners.      Giddens Ko's Mon Mon Mon Monsters won best film at the fest. The...

MONOCHROME: Watch This Exclusive Clip From Thomas Lawes' Killer Thriller

Thomas Lawes’ Monochrome premieres on VOD and DVD on June 6th from Gravitas Ventures. Screen Anarchy has been given an exclusive clip to share with you. Find it below along with the trailer for this UK thriller.   This killer-thriller...

THE BLACK OCTOPUS (EL PULPO NEGRA): The Onetti Brothers to Revive The Popular Argentine Suspense Series

New from Cannes today is that Nico and Luciano Onetti, the brothers behind the Giallo trilogy Sonno Profondo, Francesca and the upcoming Abrakadabra, and psycho hillbilly horror What The Waters Left Behind, will direct an upcoming revival of a popular...

Frontières at Fantasia 2018: Celebrates Ten Years With First Wave of Projects Announced

This weekend our friends from the Frontières co-production market, one of the best and most successful co-pros for the genre community, are readying themselves for the second edition of the Frontières Platform at the Marché du Film - Festival de...

Sorting Out The Syns: LIQUID SKY, LUCIFER'S WOMEN & PREY Now on Blu-ray

Another month, another look at the glorious gems that our heroes at Vinegar Syndrome have excavated from the tombs. This time we're checking out the brand new 4K restoration of Slava Tsukerman's punk-era avant-garde classic Liquid Sky, goofball Svengali film...

Exclusive MODERN LIFE IS RUBBISH Clip: First Gig

I love this clip from Modern Life Is Rubbish because it gives us a taste of the punchy humor in the film, as well as a taste of the guitar-driven music that provides, not only the soundtrack, but also the...

Horrorant 2018: Complete Lineup Announced! MON MON MON MONSTERS to Open, THE RANGER to Close Greek Genre Fest

Next week the fifth annual Horrorant Film Festival tours Greece, bringing an eclectic lineup of local and international titles with it. The first wave of titles announced at the beginning of the month had a number of familiar titles from...

UTOPIA: Amazon Takes Over U.S. Adaptation, Hires GONE GIRL's Gillian Flynn as Showrunner

Where is Jessica Hyde?    The US adaptation of Channel 4's cult hit Utopia has found a new home and a new showrunner. Variety is reporting that Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn has signed on to create the series for Amazon...

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...

Criterion in July 2018: DRAGON INN and A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH, Plus Sex, Baseball, Hollywood

Home video fans may want to start looking for second jobs for the summer (or winter, if you're in the Southern Hemisphere), because the Criterion Collection is teasing a wealth of goodies in July. The first two that grabbed my...

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,...

Neuchatel 2018 Announces Major Retrospective of New Zealand Fantasy and Genre Cinema

The Neuchatel International Fantastric Film Festival (NIFFF) has announced that its 18th edition will see a long-held ambition come to fruition; a major retrospective of New Zealand genre cinema. 'What We Do in New Zealand', is being carried out in...

BOAR: Watch The Official Trailer For Chris Sun's Ozploitation Animal Horror

Chris Sun's giant animal horror flick Boar has had a rush of good news leading into this weekend. The official trailer was released a couple days ago. You will find that below and more news follows after the synopsis.  ...

TFW 2018: Texas Frightmare Weekend Unveils Official Clive Barker Designed T-Shirt

I'm not normally one to pimp merch from local events , but this announcement is a bit of a doozy. Texas Frightmare Weekend, the largest horror convention in the Southwest and one of my absolute favorite events every year, has...

VAMPIR: Watch Anya Beyersdorf's Fantastic Short Film Now

Australia's Anya Beyersdorf is a talent that we've been keeping a close eye on for some time in these pages. Her short film work has been acclaimed around the world and while she's got a few feature script projects in...

LIVING SPACE: Homegrown Aussie Horror Begins Traveling Road Show in Sydney

Among other things Monster Pictures does a swell job of looking after home grown talent over in Australia. Having picked up local horror flick from director and writer Steven Spiel Living Space they are about to premiere his feature film debut...

Spread Yourself Out and Watch Short Film SMEAR

A trip to the doctor's office is nevver very fun. Especially for women when it's time for a pap smear. It's an uncomfortable yet routine procedure. In the hands of UK director/writer Kate Herron, however, it sparked a hilarious idea....

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,...

CRUEL SUMMER: Watch The Trailer For UK Thriller Horror, Coming Soon on VOD

Based on a horrifying true crime, the UK horror flick Cruel Summer premieres on VOD 2/27 from Wild Eye Releasing. Screen Anarchy has your first look at a new trailer and poster for the flick.   From filmmakers Phillip Escott...