Film Festivals Articles

‘The Wait’ is Almost Over, This Acclaimed Folk Horror is Coming Home

Following an impressive festival run, Spanish director F. Javier Gutierrez's chilling film The Wait (aka La Espera) has found a home in North America with Film Movement. This folk horror thriller features a stellar cast, including Victor Clavijo...

Popcorn Frights 10th Anniversary First Wave: From Serial Killers to the Supernatural

Whether you're into horror, thrillers, science fiction, or other genre cinema, Popcorn Frights --- Florida’s premiere film festival destination for such fare --- has something for you. Running August 8–18, 2024, with both in-person and virtual...

Spoiler-Free Review: ODDITY (Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival)

Horror films that deserve to be called truly macabre and that evoke a real sense of supernatural eeriness are a rarity, so I’m thrilled to state that writer/director Damian McCarthy’s incredible Oddity more than lives up to those standards. The...

Spoiler-Free Review: “House of Sayuri” (Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival)

If you watch J-horror, you have likely heard of director Kôji Shiraishi. He has 95 directing credits on IMDB, with his most well-known film to Western audiences perhaps being the 2016 phantom face-off Sadako vs. Kayako. With his latest feature...