Erik Matti Goes Super Dark In Trailer For New Horror Film KUWARESMA

When it comes to high quality genre fare out of South East Asia, Filipino director Erik Matti continues to lead the way. With a Cannes selection under his belt for hitman thriller On the Job, Matti has long been a...

From Kiwi Teacher To Indonesian Action Star, Tag Along With OPERATION RAMBU!

It's the sort of story that's so strange it could only be true. In 1986 New Zealand teacher Peter O'Brian was mistaken on the streets of Jakarta for Sylvester Stallone and cast in an Indonesian knock off of Rambo. O'Brian...

THE WAIT: Watch The Proof Of Concept Trailer For David Fernandes' Horror Series

We've been tracking the work of Canadian director David Fernandes in these pages for some time now and the helmer is back now with a proof of concept trailer for proposed web series The Wait. Pitched as the story of...

Red Bull Futur/io Look To Shape The Future Through Story

Can you shape the future by imagining and shaping it in to a story? It seems like a far fetched idea on the face of it but when you stop and think for a moment, how many things did Gene...

DEMONS: Take A First Look A Daniel Hui's Berlin Selected Dark Satire

Singpore director Daniel Hui wades right in to the thick of the debate around sexual politics, manipulation and abuse of power with his new feature Demons. Following a successful bow at the Busan International Film Festival the film has now...

The Holidays Will Get Bloody In DEATHCEMBER!

Hey, kids! Have you all survived the holidays? Well, you may not next year, because that's when indie horror anthology Deathcember should be rolling around. Yep, you got it ... it's 24 holiday themed horror shorts from 24 international directors...

Tom Green, Udo Kier And Hitler On A Dinosaur! It's The Theatrical Trailer For IRON SKY: THE COMING RACE!

Sometimes in life what you really need are lizard people, a Canadian cult comedian and a genocidal fascist riding a dinosaur. And if that's what you need in your life today, well, we've got you sorted! Yup, it's the theatrical...

THE STANDOFF AT SPARROW CREEK: Check Out A New Image From Henry Dunham's Acclaimed Thriller

Writer-director Henry Dunham has had a fantastic response to his debut feature The Standoff At Sparrow Creek since the taut thriller first premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. And after a tidy festival run the public US release is...

Behold The Glorious Majesty Of The COMMANDO NINJA!

Are you ready for a little present to warm the cockles of your heart? Because Benjamin Combes has got one for you, oh, yes he does. It was back in March that we first wrote about writer-director Combes and his...

KRYTONITA Director And Author Reunite For Female Zombie Prison Riot ULTRA / TUMBA

Hands up everyone who enjoys a good prison riot film! Yes? How about a female prison riot film? Yeah? Now what if you throw in zombies? Well, get ready, because that's exactly what Argentina's Nicanor Loreti is cooking up with...

THE SONATA: Watch The Striking Teaser For Andrew Desmond's Chilling Debut

Andrew Desmond is a director we've been keeping a close eye on in these pages for some time now. His short film work has been striking and we were pleased to share the first images from his debut feature, The...

ZOO: Saving A Marriage From The Zombie Apocalypse In The Trailer For LFO Team's Latest

Marriage is hard. That's the basic underlying premise of Antonio Tublen's latest genre mashing feature film, Zoo. But is it helped or harmed by the outbreak of a zombie apocalypse? That's the question that drives us through. Tublen has been...

Lowell Dean's SUPERGRID To Open Toronto's Blood In The Snow Fest

Wolf Cop director Lowell Dean will be headed to Toronto with his latest film Supergrid set to open the 2018 edition of the Blood In the Snow festival. The film anchors an extensive lineup of features, shorts and panels -...

Watch The Haunting Trailer For Yam Laranas' AURORA

It would appear that Anne Curtis is having herself a year. Still fresh from her leading role in Erik Matti's high octane action picture Buybust, the Filipino star will next appear on the big screen in Yam Laranas' ghost story...

Noe's CLIMAX And Local Short Banned In Lebanon, The EFFF Issues Statement on Censorship

While it's not what I would call surprising to hear of films being banned in the Middle East it is still frustrating and concerning to hear that the Maskoon Film Festival in Lebanon - a recently joined member of the...

Maria Tran Exploring The World Of Female Kung Fu Stars In FEMME FATALES

Who says the world of martial arts cinema needs to be a boys club? Certainly not Australian filmmaker Maria Tran, who is very much aware that while the Jet Lis and Jackie Chans of the world have historically claimed most...

Hey, Toronto! Win A Pair Of Tickets To See Sato Shinsuke's INUYASHIKI At Reel Asian!

Look at that picture up above. Really, take a look at it. It's an old dude with a jet pack sprouting out of his back and buildings exploding. It comes from Sato Shinsuke's adaptation of manga Inuyashiki - a film...

Hey, Toronto! Win A Pair Of Tickets To See Smash Hit Horror Comedy ONE CUT OF THE DEAD At Reel Asian!

Hey, Toronto! I've got news for you! I've you're a fan of cinema-as-community-sport and you're not shy of a little blood, then you are unlikely to have a better time this year than you will if you catch Ueda Shinichiro's...

Crowdfund This! THE PAPER TIGERS Need Your Support To Avenge Their Fallen Master!

It was all the way back in 2009 that we first came across the work of writer-director Bao Tran. The occassion at the time was his short film Bookie - a gorgeously shot period drama with heavy action elements with...

VIOLATOR Director Dodo Dayao Launches Production On As-Yet-Untitled Sophomore Feature

Filipino writer-director Dodo Dayao arrived in the public consciousness back in 2014 when his debut feature, Violator, won that year's Cinema One Originals festival Best Film before moving on to selections in Karlovy Vary, Mumbai and other high profile festivals...