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WITHOUT NAME: Watch The Full Trailer For Lorcan Finnegan's Hypnotic Debut

We're big fans of Irish director Lorcan Finnegan in these parts and with his debut feature Without Name - an exercise in hypnotic, atmospheric dread - coming up on theatrical release in its native land the full trailer has arrived...

Monsterfest 2017: Seventh Edition Now Open For Submissions And The Travelling Road Show

Monsterfest 2017 is around the corner and we are pleased to announce that the festival Down Under is now accepting submissions for the seventh edition next Australian Spring, November 22nd through 26th.  Monster Fest, Australia’s premier genre film festival celebrating...

HANDSOME DEVIL: Watch The Trailer For John Butler's Coming Of Age Drama

Irish writer-director John Butler won a lot of love in these pages with his debut feature The Stag - later released on these shores as The Bachelor Weekend - and he has followed that crowd pleasing comedy with an equally...

Melbourne Queer 2017: Full Program and Guests Announced

The sexually charged, dynamic and fun full program for the 2017 edition of the Melbourne Queer Film Festival has recently been announced. This diverse cocktail of loud and proud cinema guarantees to be eye-opening and represents the pinnacle of queer...

Jamie Patterson's Alien Home Invasion Thriller CAUGHT to Premiere at Fantasporto

Jamie Patterson's latest film, Caught, described as an alien home invasion thriller, will have its world premiere at the Fantasporto International Film Festival in Portugal, between February 24th and March 4th.  Caught stars Cian Barry from ScreenAnarchy fave Nina Forever,...

Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Michael Gambon and Ray Winstone in Talks to be The DIAMOND GEEZERS

Deadline is reporting that four of the UK's great elder acting statesmen are returning to a life in crime.    Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Michael Gambon and Ray Winstone are in talks to joing Working Title's untitled film about an...

Shorts on Shudder: Briony Kidd's THE ROOM AT THE TOP OF THE STAIRS And Gustavo Cooper's THE HOME

Two short films from friends of the ScreenAnarchy family rolled out on Shudder yesterday. Australian filmmaker Briony Kidd's The Room at the Top of the Stairs and American Gustavo Cooper's The Home.  Briony Kidd's short film, a modern gothic melodrama...

Stranger With My Face 2017: Festival Announces Dates, Submissions Now Open

The Stranger With My Face International Film Festival will be returning to Hobart, Tasmania, Australia for its fifth year. The film festival focuses on women filmmakers and female perspectives in genre film. In the current global political climate its presence...

Oscars 2017: Full List of Nominees

The nominees have been announced for this years Oscars. Likely surprising no one, Damien Chazelle's charming La La Land got a few nominations. Fourteen to be exact. That ties the overall record for most nominations for a film with All...

SOHO JIMBO: Watch The Kung Fu Comedy Short Now

Last week we introduced you to a fantastic short film, a kung fu comedy short called Soho Jimbo, by way of a short teaser.    A wanderer plays two rivaling triad gangs against each other in their bitter war for...

WYRMWOOD's Bianca Bradey Leads NANCY IN HELL Comic to TV Adaptation, And More WYRMWOOD

If there was a title belt for badass women in genre film each year Wyrmwood's Bianca Bradey would have cleared the ballots for her role as Brooke back in 2014. Badass did not begin to cover it. Phwar!    Zip...

Dublin 2017: Exclusive Images & Distribution News For Dennis Bartok's Irish Horror, NAILS

Dennis Bartok's debut feature, Nails, is set to have its world premiere next month at the Dublin International Film Festival and we have some exclusive images for this creepy looking film. Nails marks Bartok's first foray into directing after participating...

Meet GARY OF THE PACIFIC In First Trailer For The Kiwi Island Comedy

As the eldest son of his island's chief, Gary has been destined for greatness his entire life. He's been groomed for it, the responsibility of leading his people waiting in his future. Except Gary is very definitely not great. He...

BAD DAY FOR THE CUT: Watch The Trailer For Sundance Selected Revenge Tale Now!

Belfast based writer-director Chris Baugh makes his feature debut with the Sundance selected revenge thriller Bad Day For The Cut and if it wasn't on your radar already the freshly released trailer certainly does a compelling job of arguing why...

A CURE FOR WELLNESS Kicks Off The Horror Channel Frightfest Glasgow!

Heads up, horror fans in striking distance of Scotland! The complete lineup for the 12th edition of the Glasgow edition of the Horror Channel FrightFest has been announced! And with a special screening of Gore Verbinski's A Cure For Wellness...

A Superhero Staffs-Up in CAPES, a Comedy Short

Australian writer/director Lucas Testro is back with an all new humour-filled short film called Capes. Last time he caught our attention he was taking on time-travel in I'm You, Dickhead, and this time he sets his eye on lampooning the...

Watch Game Of Thrones' Maisie Williams In SciFi Thriller iBOY Trailer

Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams stars opposite Son Of Rambow's Bill Milner in young adult scifi thriller iBoy and while the premise of the feature film adaptation of Kevin Brooks' acclaimed novel - in which a working class teen...

THE BOOK OF BIRDIE: Check Out The First Stills And Poster For The Dark Fantasy

UK writer-director Elizabeth E. Schuch makes her feature debut with The Book Of Birdie, a dark trip into the mind of a fragile girl. When, Birdie, fragile teenager with an overactive imagination is placed in an isolated Midwestern convent on...

A DARK SONG: Watch The UK Trailer For Liam Gavin's Acclaimed Debut

Writer-director Liam Gavin made quite an impression on the festival circuit in 2016 with his debut feature A Dark Song and with the UK theatrical release now approaching the UK trailer for the film has arrived over on that side...

PREVENGE Trailer: Baby Knows Best Who To Kill

One of my favourites films on the festival circuit this year, Prevenge, Alice Lowe's 'dark-doesn't-even'begin-to-do-it-justice' dark comedy about a pregnant woman taking revenge on a series of people, opens in the UK in February, and the first full trailer has...