International: Latin America

Friday One Sheet: THE EMPLOYER AND THE EMPLOYEE

The rare film from Uruguay to play the Cannes film festival, Manolo Nieto Zas's The Employer And The Employee released this key art from the festival that popped out in large part due to the 'scope but sideways' design.  I...

CUTUN 2021: Chilean Short Film Genre Festival Heads Into Second Year This August

I am always keeping an eye out for anything related to the genre that happens in Latin America, be it a movie or a festival. I came across a new short-form genre film festival called Cutun in La Serena, Chile,...

Now Streaming: DOM, Police, Drugs, and Thieves, All in the Family

Gabriel Leone, Flávio Tolezani and Filipe Bragança star in the compelling crime-drama series from Brazil, created by Breno Silveira and now streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

Watch The Trailer For Argentine Supernatural Drama NOCTURNA: SIDE A - THE GREAT OLD MAN'S NIGHT

Argentine filmmaker Gonzalo Calzada released the trailer for his supernatural drama Nocturna Side A: The Great Old Man's Night yesterday. Go and have a look down below.    Ulysses is a hundred-year-old man living with his wife, Dalia, in their...

HISTORY OF THE OCCULT: World and Remake Rights For Argentine Horror go to Local Outfit FilmSharks

Let this be a warning to you all. Don't go into the cinematic waters around Argentina, it's got FilmSharks in it. We just got word from Variety that my friend, Guido Rud, of the Argentine sales company FilmSharks, has nabbed...

THE FUNERAL HOME (La funeraria): Check Out This Exclusive 30-Second Spot For Argentine Supernatural Horror

Mauro Iván Ojeda's horror flick, The Funeral Home (La funeraria), is now playing on AMC Network's horror streaming service Shudder in all their territories. The producer of the Argentine supernatural horror flick Del Toro Films has given us an exclusive...

LA DOSIS Trailer: Argentine Thriller From Martin Kraut Coming in June

Martín Kraut's thriller La Dosis will be released on-demand and digital on June 11th, from distributor Samuel Goldwyn Films. They released the trailer today, which you will find below.   Marcos is an experienced nurse who works the night shift...

Review: SCAVENGER (CARRONA), An Imbalance of Post Apocalyptic Thrills And Relief From Savage Violence

Tisha is an assassin and organ dealer in a post-apocalyptic world. After doing a job Tisha is asked by her handler to visit an old woman outside of town. The old woman wants to hire her to kill someone at...

Fantaspoa 2021: Festival Announces Awards And Record Audience Numbers

The Fantaspoa Film Festival in Brazil concluded its seventeenth edition near the end of April. Hosting its second digital edition due to the global health crisis the festival was able to reach more viewers than ever, topping last year's numbers...

Santiago Horror Joins Chilean Broadcaster ARTV For Weekly Genre Broadcasts

In 2020 we saw that one of the benefits of festivals that went virtual was that they had seen unprecidented viewership numbers once the program left the confines of a theater seating plan. We saw it with our friends at...

Fantaspoa 2021 Review: NOCTURNA: SIDE A - THE GREAT OLD MAN'S NIGHT

Ulysses is a hundred-year-old man living with his wife, Dalia, in their Argentine colonial apartment. This is the last night of his life and Ulysses will start to experience frightening events in his apartment and throughout the building. They are...

Santiago Horror 2021: Chilean Genre Fest Now Open For Submissions

The call has gone out for local and international filmmakers to submit their films to the fourth edition of the Santiago Horror Film Festival happening in Chile this October.    This burgeoning little horror festival in the heart of Chile...

THE LAST MATINEE: Rights For Horror in a Cinema go to Dark Star Pictures and Bloody Disgusting

The partnership between Dark Star Pictures and Bloody Disgusting keeps rolling along. They have announced their latest acquisition today, the Uruguayan horror The Last Matinee from director Maxi Contenti.    In THE LAST MATINEE, the audience attending the last showing...

VIRTUAL REALITY (REALIDAD VIRTUAL) Trailer: FilmSharks Picks up Worldwide Rights For Argentine Sci-fi Horror

Variety shared the other day that our friends at FilmSharks in Argentina have picked up the worldwide rights for the sci-fi horror flick Realidad Virtual/Virtual Reality from director Hernan Filndling and his co-writer Laura Prado Mendez.    A film director...

Review: DEEPER WOUNDS (EXPANSIVAS), Stripped Down Thriller Speaks Clearly to its Intended Audience

Sisters Ana and Flavia reunite to gather their mother's remains. The eldest sister Flavia still harbors a lot of anger and hate about her death. She is determined to prove that it was their father who killed their mom so...

Friday One Sheet: EMA

After a wee bit of a dry spell, it has been a good week for poster designs released online. There was the "Lone Wolf & Pug" key art from the Fantasia Film Festival, as well as Zhang Yimou's 1930s set...

ON THE 3RD DAY Trailer and Poster: Hell Is Coming

Personally, I'm trying to stay out of Hell. According to the poster for On the 3rd Day, though, "Hell Is Coming," no matter what, which scares me already, a feeling that is reinforced by the trailer. Directed by Daniel de...

Now Streaming: Academy Award Nominees ANOTHER ROUND, COLLECTIVE, THE MOLE AGENT

Nominated as Best International Feature Film and/or Best Documentary Feature, all three are now streaming on Hulu.

BIF-Market 2021: Blood Window Launching Works in Progress Program at Belgian Film Market

Our friends at Blood Window shot a reminder our way that they are launching a work in progress program at BIF-Market in Brussels next week. The market is running during the digital edition of the Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival....

METE MIEDO (DON'T COME BACK ALIVE): New Supernatural Horror Begins Shooting in Argentina

We have the first word on a new supernatural horror film, Mete Miedo, or Don't Come Back Alive, that has just begun shooting down in Argentina. We also have a small selection of production stills to share with you as...