THE LEGEND OF BARON TO'A: It's Like Chow Meets Waititi In All-Islander Wrestling Smackdown!

Yep, it puts a lot of weight on Kiel McNaughton's upcoming action-comedy The Legend Of Baron To'a to start off by comparing it to the work of Stephen Chow and Taika Waititi, but hey ... when you take a cast...

Poster And Images From Marc Carrete's EL ESPIRITISTA

Asmodexia director Marc Carrete has been in these pages many times over the years and he's back again with his latest project, El Espiritista. Set in 1950's Spain the film follows a spiritist photographer who travels to a small town...

SPUTNIK: Fabulously Creepy Trailer For Egor Abramenko's SciFi Horror Delights

Hands up, everyone who delights in the squirming unease delivered by Ridley Scott's iconic scifi horror Alien. That's pretty much all of us, yeah? And while I hesitate to make assumptions I'm quite certain that Russian director Egor Abramenko's hand...

MOTEL ACACIA Must Feed The Demon Bed. Take A Look At The Trailer And Poster.

Director Bradley Liew draws heavily on ancient folklore and current geopolitics for his upcoming effort Motel Acacia. Liew weds elements from Filipino folklore with a take on the immigrant experience that could be ripped from current headlines and with the...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DURI: Watch Matt Halsall's Engrossing Short Now

Writer-director Matt Halsall has appeared in these pages before, the Korean based director having turned out a number of striking short films in the past. And while Halsall's focus in recent days has been on developing a slate of feature...

Watch The Striking Trailer For African Survival Tale THE STORY OF RACHEL DE BEER

Following his acclaimed short film work, South African director Matthys Boshoff makes his feature debut with upcoming period drama The Story Of Rachel de Beer. Adapted from a best selling Afrikaans language novel by Brett Michael Innes - himself and...

THE GIRL WITH NO MOUTH: Watch The Trailer For Can Evrenol's Dark Fable

Baskin director Can Evrenol will soon be hitting the festival circuit with his latest offering, The Girl With No Mouth, and those hoping for a little taste of the dark fable now get their wish with the arrival of a...

Jorge Olguin Invites You To Enter LA CASA

Chilean director Jorge Olguin has long been one of that nation's leading lights when it comes to genre film and he'll be returning to screens locally in January with his latest offering La Casa (The House). And, yep, if you...

Take A First Look At The Poster For Mattie Do's THE LONG WALK

Everyone needs a bit of death, time travel and ghosts in their life, right? Well, Laotian filmmaker Mattie Do certainly does and she's delivered just that with her third feature, The Long Walk, and with the film about to embark...

Japan's Skip City Announces Festival Winners

The 16th edition of Japan's Skip City has come to an end with winners announced in both their international and Japanese film competitions. The international jury - led by the iconic Miike Takashi - gave the highest prize to Mats...

Neuchatel Unveils Stellar 2019 Lineup!

Long one of the premiere genre film events in the world, the Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival has released their full program for their upcoming 2019 edition and it does not disappoint at all. Opening and closing with pictures fresh...

ONE CUT OF THE DEAD Director's AESOP'S GAME To World Premiere At Skip City!

Japan's Skip City film festival has announced their full line up and Screen Anarchy readers will no doubt want to take note of one very high profile world premiere because One Cut Of The Dead director Ueda Shinichiro makes his...

BLOOD MACHINES Acquired By Shudder, New Teaser Features New Music By Carpenter Brut

Good news for fans of French directing duo Seth Ickerman - best known as the visual side of Turbo Killer, with French synthwave artist Carpenter Brut - on a pair of fronts. First, those anxious to see their latest effort...

Miike Takashi And Ogigami Naoko To Head Skip City Juries

With the behemoth that is Cannes now passed, festival season is well and truly upon us with the summer season packed full of more specialty, region focused and quirkier fare coming in to focus. And for those keeping an eye...

The Onetti Brothers Prepare A NIGHT OF HORROR: NIGHTMARE RADIO

Argentinean duo Nicolas and Luciano Onetti are already well known in these pages through their feature, Abrakadabra, and they are coming back on the radar now with a new excercise in horror titled A Night Of Horror: Nightmare Radio. Freshly...

The Toronto Japanese Film Festival Returns With The World Premiere Of SWING GIRLS Director's Latest!

It may not be the biggest festival to play my home city but it's certainly one of the best and the Toronto Japanese Film Festival returns on June 6th, with a stellar lineup anchored by the world premiere of the...

METAL HEART: Be Charmed By The Trailer For Irish Indie Comedy

If you've been paying attention to the recent wave of Irish films you've most likely come across actor Hugh O'Conor at some point. He was the lead in hit comedy The Stag before playing a key support part opposite Tom...

THE CURSE OF THE CRYING BOY: Director Nick Jongerius Returns With Creepy Short Film

When we first came across Dutch genre aficianado Nick Jongerius it was as the producer of local horror pictures Dood Eind and Frankenstein's Army (which, full disclosure, I am also a producer on). But in more recent days, Jongerius has...

BLOOD MACHINES: Take A Fresh Look At The SciFi Short From The Creators Of TURBO KILLER And Help Them Complete It

The Blood Machines are coming. Following the massive success of the visually stunning Turbo Killer - a music video by French directing duo Seth Ickerman for synthwave act Carpenter Brut - the gang got back together for another kick at...

Watch The Trailer For Thomas Wright's Brilliant Directorial Debut ACUTE MISFORTUNE

Let me put this simply: Thomas Wright's Acute Misfortune is very likely the strongest directorial debut that I have encountered over the past year. Transitioning to directing from a successful career as an actor - likely best known around these...