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Frontières 2018: Amsterdam Titles Announced, Submissions for Cannes And Montreal Open

With the new year well on its way it is time once again to bring about focus on Frontières and it's ongoing and awesome work to help create more international genre films.    While we would hesitate to call it...

DRIVING WHILE BLACK: Watch This Exclusive Clip From Award Winning Film

Each year I was in college I was pulled over or approached by local authorities and questioned. The best two were the one year they thought I was going to hold up a Tim Hortons at a highway rest stop...

SURVIVORS GUIDE TO PRISON: Danny Trejo's Beautiful Mug Graces Key Art Premiere

Gravitas Ventures will be releasing Matthew Cooke's documentary Survivors Guide To Prison in U.S. cinemas, and on VOD and Digital HD on February 23, 2018.   Screen Anarchy has been tasked with premiering the key art for the doc. As...

PSYCHOTIC! Watch The Trailer, See Many Hipsters Die! Die Hipsters, Die!

Psychotic! The indie horror with a fusion of 80s slasher and 70s Italian horror flicks is coming to VOD on January 26th. A new trailer has been 'cut' to mark the occasion and you may watch it below!    The...

DEMON HOUSE: Freestyle Media Acquires Zak Bagans' Haunted House Doc For March Release

Freestyle Media announced today that they have acquired the North American rights for Zak Bagans' haunted house documentary Demon House. They will release the film theatrically in select cinemas across the U.S. on March 16th. They will also make the...

SUMMER OF '84 Trailer: TURBO KID Collective Returns!

Filmmaking collective, RKSS, creator of 2015's Canadian cult hit Turbo Kid, are taking us back to the Summer of '84 in their next retro-fueled film. While it's impossible not to compare the film to recent nostalgia hits like Stranger Things...

TETHER: Watch a New Sci-Fi Action Short From BAD BLOOD's Tim Reis

Tether is the new sci-fi action short from Tim Reis, director of werefrog horror flick Bad Blood, and producer of other sci-fi and horror indies like The Mind's Eye, The Demon's Rook and Goat Witch. Turning away from horror, sort...

CRAZY FAMOUS: Bob Will Not Settle For Anything But Fame in Exclusive Clip

On January 9th Gravitas Ventures will release Paul Jarrett's comedy Crazy Famous on VOD, DVD and Digital HD and Screen Anarchy has an exclusive clip to share with you.    Bob is an average Joe whose obsession to be famous lands him...

JESSICA JONES Trailer: Season 2 Set for More Action, More Mystery, and More Alcohol

Netflix (unsurprisingly) had quite a hit with Jessica Jones, Marvel's most reluctant superhero who drowns her guilt and PTSD in endless shots of whiskey and casual sex. That is, when she's not a kick-ass private detective, a job that (barely)...

SHOWDOWN IN MANILA: Key Art Debut Features Dudes With Guns

Yes. The article tile does state the obvious. Screen Anarchy gets to premiere the key art for Mark Dacascos' directorial debut Showdown in Manila. You can see left to right  Casper Van Dien, Mark Dacascos, Alexander Nevsky, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa and...

I KILL GIANTS Goes to RLJ Entertainment For US Distribution

If you were wondering whatever happened to Anders Walter's adaptation of the graphic novel I Kill Giants after it premiered here in Toronto during TIFF then here is your answer. RLJ Entertainment has picked up the U.S. rights for the...

KILL ORDER: Key Art Debut For Canadian Sci-fi Actioner

James Mark's sci-fi actioner Kill Order had its Canadian Premiere at the Blood in the Snow Film Festival here in Toronto over a week ago. It will be released in the U.S. on DIGITAL HD and DVD on February 6,...

HOUSE, LEGEND OF THE MOUNTAIN, BAREFOOT CONTESSA and More Join Eureka in Feb/March

Eureka! Entertainment has been dropping hints about the rest of its Q1 2018 slate for a while now, but today the British label confirmed the street dates for a host of exciting new releases for their beloved Masters of Cinema...

Christmas Comes Early: HOUNDS OF LOVE Returns to Select U.S. Theatres

Fans of hard-hitting survival thrillers who want another shot at seeing Hounds of Love on the big screen will have their wish granted next month. From December 6 till December 22, a select number of theatres across the United States...

DREAMING OF A JEWISH CHRISTMAS: Trailer Explores Roots of Christmas Carols in New Doc

Now that Yankee Thanksgiving has more or less given the rest of the free world permission to fully embrace holiday mode we should tell all of our Canadian readers of a documentary that is coming out just in time for...

LIFECHANGER: New Shapeshifter From Justin McConnell Begins Production

Our friend Justin McConnell is back in the director's chair. Taking a hiatus from doing film things for other film people he is back in creative control on his new shape-shifting horror/thriller Lifechanger.    Production began last week, so we...

DREAMLAND Reunites Bruce McDonald, Tony Burgess and Stephen McHattie for a New Genre Mashup

Fans of Pontypool may rejoice for the beginning of production on Bruce McDonald's latest film, Dreamland. It reunites the director with writer Tony Burgess and star Stephen McHattie. While not the long rumoured sequel to the Canadian cult semiotic zombie film...

Bloody Mary Film Festival 2017: Toronto's Female-Identifying Genre Festival Announces Lineup

One of the newest film festivals to grace our fair city, The Bloody Mary Film Festival is readying to return to Toronto for its sophomore year with two nights of features and short films directed by female-identifying Canadian filmmakers.   ...

Crowdfund This: TICK, Post-Apocalypse Vampire Short Needs Your Support

Canadian filmmakers Ashlea Wessel and Kevin Burke are teaming up, which alone should be enough to sell anyone on a project. Wessel's award-wnning first short film Ink, is an atmospheric nightmare of a young woman caught in a spiral of...

MR. FISH: CARTOONING FROM THE DEEP END: Poster And Trailer Premiere

Pablo Bryant's documentary Mr. Fish: Cartooning From The Deep End has its NYC premiere this weekend at DOC NYC 2017. Screen Anarchy has a new poster and trailer to premiere for you today, along with a selection of images from...