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BFI London 2019: Cult Program Includes THE LIGHTHOUSE, LEAP OF FAITH And COLOR OUT OF SPACE

It's always good to know that you do not always have to seek a genre only festival to get your cult kicks.    Brush off your best tweed jacket, it's time to hob knob with the upper crust at the...

Toronto After Dark 2019: First Ten Films Include COME TO DADDY, THE WRETCHED And EXTRA ORDINARY

Toronto After Dark have announced the first ten films in this year's lineup. TADFF is the go to genre event of the Fall here in our fair city and the festival continues to bring a collection of festival favorites and...

NewFest 2019: New York LGBTQ Film Festival Announces 'Hallokween' Genre Program

At Screen Anarchy we are excited about the rise of genre cinema that speaks to and about the LGBTQ community. This year's NewFest has a trio of genre pics that should thrill and delight audiences at this year's 31st annual...

VFW: RLJE Films And Fangoria Team up For North American Rights to Joe Begos' New Film

RLJE Films and Fangoria have picked up the North American rights for Joe Begos' next film VFW which is going to have its World Premiere at Fantastic Fest this Saturday.    In VFW,  a group of war veterans must defend...

ONE CUT OF THE DEAD: Out on Tuesday on SHUDDER!

We will shut up about One Cut of the Dead as soon as we know that everyone, everywhere possible, has finally seen this gem of a zom-com.    While shooting a low-budget zombie film in an abandoned warehouse, the crew...

Boston Underground's BUFF-o-WEEN! DANIEL ISN'T REAL, EXTRA ORDINARY, TAMMY AND THE T-REX and More

For all you fans of our friends at the Boston Underground Film Festival here is something new from them to remind you just how freaking awesome they are.    BUFF is launching BUFF-o-Ween, a mid-year mini-fest, a catch-up on hot...

NAIL IN THE COFFIN THE FALL AND RISE OF VAMPIRO Trailer And Poster

Oooh. This is something really, really interesting.   Our friend  Michael Paszt is better known for his work with his company Raven Banner Entertainment. I knew in passing that he and I share a love for Mexico and that we...

A NIGHT OF HORROR: NIGHTMARE RADIO: A Very Pretty Poster For Horror Anthology

The new horror anthology A Night of Horror: Nightmare Radio will have its world premiere at the Nocturna Madrid Fantastic Film Festival in Spain.    The collection of short films comes with a new wrap around story created by the...

MOTELX 2019: WHY DON'T YOU JUST DIE! And BAD SEED Win Méliès d'Argent Awards

MOTELX, the Lisbon based genre festival in Portugal, wrapped up yesterday after a successful week. They announced the winners of their Méliès d’Argent awards, two films which will go to Sitges to compete for the Méliès d’Or.    Guilherme Daniel's...

Lund 2019: KNIVES AND SKIN Will Open Swedish Genre Fest, THE MORTUARY COLLECTION to Close

The Lund Fantastic Film Festival is fast approaching and the next wave of titles were announced on Friday. Werewolf, Monument and Bliss were announced in the first wave, and this next batch gets even better.    Jennifer Leeder's hypnotic Knives and...

Netflix & Chills: STREAM. SCREAM. REPEAT.

This is a public service announcement. As the horror-day season approaches many of us like to line up the thirty-one days of October with a killer line-up or horror delights. Netflix would like to remind you that they have a...

BLOOD MACHINES: The Official Trailer is Here!

The official festival tour for Seth Ickerman's Blood Machines is on its way this Saturday, with almost thirty invitations to festivals around the World. It will start at L'Etrange in Paris, the following night at Strasbourg Fantastic Fest and MOTELX....

Brooklyn Horror 2019: Second Wave Includes BLOOD QUANTUM, VFW And SWALLOW

As the next Brooklyn Horror Film Festival draws near it is time once again to drop another wave of genre and horror goodness upon us. Of particular interest is the Canadian Indigenous Zombie flick Blood Quantum from Jeff Barnaby, Joe...

Toronto 2019 Exclusive: We Have The CRAZY WORLD Poster And Stills From Wakaliwood Martial Arts Action Flick

If there is a better way to close out the Midnight Madness program at TIFF no one has suggested it yet. This Saturday, Ugandan filmmaker IGG Nabwana comes to Canada for the fist time to present the world premiere of...

JAMES VS HIS FUTURE SELF Trailer: Daniel Stern Stars in Canadian Timey Wimey Flick

Jeremy LaLonde and Jonas Chernick's timey wimey comedy James vs His Future Self is currently touring the Canadian festival circuit. A trailer for their film was released prior to the weekend; thankfully there is still time (eh? eh?!) to watch...

Crowdfund This: Artist Dave Cooper Embraces Live-Action Weirdness in the New Short SQUASH

Dave Cooper is an Ottawa-based artist with a fascinating background. After working in underground comics for companies such as Fantagraphics, Cooper shifted his attention to painting. He later embraced animation with work for such TV shows as Pig Boat Banana Cricket...

NOLA Horror Film Fest 2019: Big Easy Horror Festival Program Announced

The Big Easy has been synomonous with all things horror, since forever. So it makes sense that a thriving horror film festival should take part in the city's cultural landscape. What is surprising is that NOLA Horror Film Fest has...

Venice 2019 VR Dispatch: COSMOS WITHIN US Is Perhaps The Biennale's Brightest Star

The Venice Biennale's VR Island continues to be one of the festival's most exciting, ambitious and promising projects, even if its commitment to this fledgling form of cinema is by far one of its newest. In fact, if last year's...

COLOR OUT OF SPACE: RLJE Films Lands U.S. Rights Ahead of World Premiere at TIFF

RLJE Films have acquired the U.S. rights for Richard Stanley's upcoming film, Color Out of Space, which will have its World Premiere here in Toronto on Saturday night.    RLJE Films are a pretty agressive purchaser of films for distribution...

Giveaway: Win an iTunes Code For THE WITCH IN THE WINDOW And THE RANGER From Shudder

As we continue to work with Shudder, the premiere streaming network of horror and genre, bringing you news and reviews of their lineup from month to month it is now time to start giving stuff away as well. Starting this...