Ithaca 2014: SPRING, V/H/S VIRAL And INFINITE MAN Help Round Out Full Lineup
One month before the Ithaca International Fantastic Film Festival begins on November 12, the festival has unveiled the full lineup, and it includes a lot of festival favorites.
Der Samourai, The Midnight Swim, Time Lapse, Killers, Bloody Knuckles and Late Phases were previously announced.
The Kiwi vampire flick What We Do In The Shadows will close the festival. The audience with double dip with Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson, featuring their monster romance Spring and their entry in V/H/S Viral. And there is a tremendous lineup of documentaries this year, including Future Shock! The Story of 2000AD, Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr Moreau and Why Horror? And to balance out the time travel quotient in this year's lineup they have countered the drama of Time Lapse with the quirky Infinite Man.
The full program is below.
Opening/ClosingWhen Animals Dream (Jonas Alexander Arnby, 2014. Denmark)What We Do in the Shadows (Jemaine Clement & Taika Waititi, 2014. New Zealand)International competition:Der Samourai (Til Kleinert, 2014. Germany)The Midnight Swim (Sarah Adina Smith, 2014. USA)Infinite Man (Hugh Sullivan, 2014. Australia)The Fives (Yeon-Sik Jung, 2014. South Korea)Cub (Jonas Govaerts, 2014. Belgian)Spring (Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson, 2014. USA)Suburban Gothic (Richard Bates Jr., 2014. USA)Time Lapse (Bradley King, 2014. USA)Killers (Kimo Stamboel and Timo Tjahjanto- Mo Brothers, 2014. Indonesia/Japan)Midnighters:Bloody Knuckles (Matt O'Mahoney, 2014. Canada)Late Phases (Adrian Garcia Bogliano, 2014. USA)Spotlight on Contemporary Iran:A Girl Walks Alone at Night (Ana Lily Amirpour, 2014. Iran)Fish and Cat (Sharham Mokri, 2014. Iran)Special Screenings:Future Shock! The Story of 2000AD (Paul Goodwin, 2014. UK)Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr Moreau (David Gregory, 2014. US)Why Horror? (Nicolas Kleiman & Rob Lindsay, 2014. Canada)Focus on Jim Mickle:We Are What We Are (Jim Mickle, 2013. USA)Somos Lo Que Hay (Jorge Michel Grau, 2010. Mexico)Cold in July (Jim Mickle, 2014. USA)Special Screenings:V/H/S Viral (Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead, Nacho Vigalondo, Gregg Bishop, Todd Lincoln, Marcel Sarmiento, 2014. USA)Local God (Gustavo Hernandez, 2014. Uruguay)The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (Tobe Hooper, 1974. USA)Retrospective: Witchcraft in popular imaginationHaxan: Witchcraft in popular imagination-Cine-concert (Benjamin Christensen, 1922. Sweden)White Zombie (Victor Halperin, 1932. USA)Black Sunday (Mario Bava, 1960. Italy)Witchfinder General (Michael Reeves, 1968. UK)The Wicker Man (Robin Hardy, 1968. UK)The Exorcist (William Friedkin, 1973. USA)