Film Festivals

Fantasia 2013: Official Poster Unveiled and New Location Announced

If you've ever attended the Fantasia International Film Festival in Montreal, you know what a stellar event it is. The 2013 edition of the fest will be primarily held in a new venue this year, which is actually its old venue! Read on for the details along with a look at the official poster.

Screamfest Screenplay Competition Deadline Extended; Winner to Receive Chiller Deal

We try to give the filmmakers amongst us every chance to get their work seen. One of the preeminent film fests, Los Angeles' Screamfest Horror Film Festival, has extended the deadline for its screenplay competition. Hop to it, writers. Chop, chop!

Fantasia 2013: Frontieres Projects Revealed

Montreal's Fantasia International Film Festival, widely acclaimed as one of the largest and most influential genre film festivals in the world, is proud to announce the official selections of the second edition of its Frontières International Co-Production Market.

The Horrors of Tribeca 2013 - Part 1: V/H/S/2, Frankenstein's Army, Big Bad Wolves, and More

The 2013 Tribeca Film Festival has come to an end, and it's time for Part 1 of our wrap-up of the horror films we took in this year with a look at V/H/S/2, Frankenstein's Army, Big Bad Wolves, and a trio of short films.

H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival and CthulhuCon Home to the Portland Premiere of Epic Valdemar Legacy

The 18th annual H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival and CthulhuCon will be held on all three screens of Portland's Hollywood Theatre the weekend of May 3-5, and we have the details for you Pacific Northwesterners right here.

First Word on Sitges 2013: Poster Debut; Takashi Miike Bringing Lesson of the Evil to the Fest

The countdown has begun! Exactly six months from today Sitges 2013 will raise the curtain to a Festival that will include iconic Japanese director Takashi Miike, who has confirmed he will be attending the Festival with a brand new film: Lesson of the Evil.

The Purge to Headline the Inaugural Stanley Film Festival, May 2-5 in Estes Park, CO

Hot on the heels of their first wave announcement, the amazing crew behind the Stanley Film Festival, which runs at the iconic and historic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, CO May 2-5, has selected The Purge as its opening night film.

Lineup Announced For Hudson Horror Show 7, June 8 in Poughkeepsie, NY

Easily one of the best film festivals in upstate New York, the Hudson Horror Show will be rearing its ugly head once again as the seventh installment of the event will be held at the Silver Cinemas in Poughkeepsie, NY on June 8. And what a lineup they have!

Stanley Film Fest Unveils Lineup for Inaugural Festival, May 2-5

The Stanley Film Festival, which will host its debut fest at the iconic and legendary Stanley Hotel in Colorado from May 2-5, has announced its official feature film line-up, with the Eli Roth-starring earthquake thriller Aftershock taking center stage as the fest’s closing night film.

Toronto After Dark Film Fest Opens its 2013 Call for Entries

One of our favorite film fests, Toronto After Dark, has announced its 2013 call for entries, and the early deadline is just two weeks away on April 12th. Read on for the details!

Tribeca 2013: Tribeca Drive-In Returns with The Birds and Beetlejuice

The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by American Express from April 17-28, has announced the return of its signature free community events, including the Tribeca Drive-In (April 18-20), which will be screening two classics near and dear to genre fans' hearts. Read on for the details.

Buffalo Screams Horror Film Fest Expands and Re-Brands as Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival

Upstate New Yorkers should be pleased to hear that the Buffalo Screams Horror Film Fest is expanding this year to include the science fiction, fantasy, thriller, action, animation, cult, and fan film categories and will now be known as Buffalo Dreams. Read on for more details and info.

Screamfest Horror Film Fest Opens its 2013 Call for Entries

With some of us still reeling from the frenzy that was October 2012, it’s hard to believe that we’re already prepping for 2013’s spooky, cinematic mayhem. LA’s venerable horror film festival Screamfest is as well, and they’ve now begun accepting submissions.

Second Wave of Programming Announced for 15th Annual Boston Underground Film Festival

Even more cinematic insanity has been announced for this year's Boston Underground Film Festival, scheduled this year for March 27 through 31. Among the new titles announced are Big Ass Spider and Guilty of Romance. Read on for all the details!

CineMayhem Film Festival Wrap-Up and Photo Gallery

Heather Wixson. Honestly, this "horror chick" is a bit of an enigma. Where she finds the time to get the amount of things done that she does is beyond me, but I can tell you that we are beyond thrilled to have her on our team and love her more than words can fully illustrate.