Festivals

Exclusive: Altered Innocence Acquires Venice Title THE HOLE IN THE FENCE

Our friends at Altered Innocence have let us know that they have acquired the U.S. rights for Joaquín del Paso's thriller, The Hole in the Fence (El hoyo en la cerca).    The film promises to carry a Lord of...

RESURRECTION Teaser: Rebecca Hall Tears up Then Tears it up in Andrew Seman's Psychological Thriller

Andrew Seman’s psychological thriller Ressurection will be released by IFC Films in theaters and on-demand August 5th.    The teaser trailer was released yesterday and holy moly, does Rebecca Hall completely own this. Wow! It's going to play at Fantasia...

COUNTRY GOLD: First Teaser For Mickey Reece's Surreal Comedy

Mickey Reece's new film, Country Gold, will have its world permiere at Fantasia this Summer. The first teaser for his surreal comedy debuted yesterday. Check it out below.    Reece has become a favorite of ours with his two recent...

Fantaspoa 2022 Review: LEGIONS

The red moon, la luna roja, is coming, and with it the return of the demon Kuaraya and their quest to raise the Evil One. Antonio is all too familiar with Kuaraya. He is a legendary shaman, from a long...

WHAT THE WATERS LEFT BEHIND: SCARS Exclusive: Your First Look at The Poster And Key Stills

We have your first look at the poster and key stills from Nicolas Onetti's sequel to his 2017 horror flick

THE PASSENGER (La pasajera) Red Band Trailer

Darkstar Pictures and Bloody Disgusting are releasing Raúl Cerez and Fernando González Gómez's ride share horror The Passenger (La pasajera) in cinemas on June 3rd and On Demand and Digital on June 28th.    A group of strangers sharing a...

HOLY SHIT! Trailer: German Black Comedy/Action Horror Heads to Sales at Cannes

Heads up. There is a lot of information in this article and in the first trailer for the black comedy Holy Shit! from scriptwriter and director Lukas Rinker. It may give away a few of the surprises. Proceed at your...

Blood Window at Cannes 2022: Five LatAm Projects Presented at Marche du Film

Later this month our friends at Blood Window are once again headed to Cannes, the Marche du Film, with a heads up on what is coming out of Latin America this coming year.  They have five films to present to...

Udine 2022 Review: THUNDERBIRD, Money Makes People Do Bad Things in Grim and Gripping Korean Indie


Money can make people do funny things. It compels them to trust the wrong people, drives them to makes risky bets or, when all else fails, forces them to act out of desperation. Yet unlike riding a bike, when it...

CRIMES OF THE FUTURE: The Official Trailer Gives All The Feels. Creepy, Beguiling, Unsettling And More!

Cronenberg has not missed a step, has he? This official trailer for his new film, Crimes of the Future, is blowing our minds!    As the human species adapts to a synthetic environment, the body undergoes new transformations and mutations....

GLORIOUS: Rebekah McKendry's Horror Sells to Shudder Before Fantasia World Premiere

Only a few hours ago it was announced that Rebekah McKendry’s Glorious will have its world premiere at the Fantasia International Film Festival this Summer. Sales agent AMP International has likely been working on acquisitions for a while because they've...

Fantasia 2022: Festival Returns to In-Person, The First Wave of Titles And Honoring John Woo

We're going back to Montreal! We're going back to Montreal! Seriously, two years away from one of our favorite Summer stops has been too fucking looong. However, we've all been very good and obediant citizens - for the most part...

Exclusive: The First Official Stills From Argentine Supernatural Horror DON'T COME BACK ALIVE (METE MIEDO)

Alright, we have a treat for all you LatAm horror fans out there. Our friends at Del Toro Films have given us the very first images from Néstor Sánchez Sotelo's supernatural thriller, Don’t Come Back Alive (Mete Miedo). The film...

Fantaspoa 2022 Review: PUSSYCAKE

You know what? Sometimes movies don't have to make sense to be hella entertaining.

Fantaspoa 2022 Review: HOLY SHIT!

Has a worthy successor to Ping Lumpraploeng's The Pool arrived? It doesn't have a dog. But it's got an owl! That's something, right?

Neuchâtel 2022: Swiss Genre Fest Presents LGBTIQ+ Retrospective SCREAM QUEER

We appreciate that more attention is being given to LGBTIQ+ culture in genre cinema. Of all of the areas in genre cinema that need a boost it is this one. In theory you draw more attention to it, you give it...

Fantaspoa 2022 Review: FOLLOW HER

Jess aspires to be a social media star. Her specialty is roleplaying and kink videos. She is at odds with her father about how she’s trying to make a living as an influencer. See, her dad and her brother are...

Calgary Underground 2022 Short Film Short Review: CORNERS, A Bespoke Deadpan

Rory is a thorough man in a lackadaisical world. In the near future, Canada, and possibly the world has implemented a thorough set of guidelines for inspection and health of the corners of public buildings.   Rory takes his job...

Get Onboard! The Chattanooga (Virtual) Film Fest Returns With 2022 First Wave!

It's that time of year again, the 2022 Chattanooga (Virtual) Film Fest is right around the the first wave of titles and events is here! Taking place from June 23rd through the 28th, CFF is hosting at least one more...

Hot Docs 2022 Review: GEOGRAPHIES OF SOLITUDE, Lovely Contemplation on Nature, Filmmaking, Human Existence

Jacquelyn Mills' documentary is one of the loveliest feature debuts in years.