With Dread Central headquarters being located in San Diego, we're happy to be able to report on a local event that isn't Comic-Con! The 2012 San Diego Film Festival kicks off soon and will include some really good stuff!
Halloween is just around the corner. You can literally smell it in the air. Kind of makes you want to find the nearest fire hydrant, lift up your leg, and take a wonderfully relaxing piss. Okay, so maybe not, but for Anubis the Barkless Dog that would be appropriately fulfilling.
Fourth Wall Studios has a new nightmare for you with The Swarming, the newest installment of their Dark Wall anthology that airs on Rides.tv. Take a look, and be sure your cell phone is charged!
The official lineup of short films playing this year's Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas, has been announced, and let's just say that there are lots of reasons why you should be packing your bags and heading to the Longhorn State!
If you haven't seen Matt Westrup's short film The Gate, you truly have been missing out. Don't worry, though; we'll fix that situation right now and, in addition to that, report on the very good news that a writer has been found to bring the flick to the big screen.
Ever hear the expression "There just aren't enough hours in the day"? That certainly held true for the creators of Dollface, which was put together in just 51 hours. And incidentally, it's a damn good short.
Christopher Goodman and Nicholas Thompson are proud to share their five-minute short film Flesh Art with the Dread Central readership, and we're glad to present the film in its entirety right here. Check it out!
The Fantasia International Film Festival is over for now, but don't be too sad; the 2013 dates have already been announced! Fantasia will be back from the 18th of July to the 6th of August 2013. In the meantime read on for the last news from the 2012 edition.
In our continuing effort to show you the most entertaining horror shorts in existence, we would like you to feast your peepers on Horror Movies Suck. After laughing out loud while watching this one, we were sure the Dread Central readership would appreciate it.
Filmmaker Travis Greene recently completed a short film entitled Deer Head Valley, and he'd like nothing better than to share it with the twisted readers of Dread Central. Come on in and check out this horrific little number.
We recently heard from filmmaker Lionell Hilliard, giving us a heads up on his new short film Goat Man. We managed to secure a teaser with a good look at the Goat Man, and we also learned the creepy origin story of the beast.
It's been a while since we've gotten an update on Cuyle Carvin's short film Amused, but the writer/director of the project dropped us a line today and included the new poster and some stills along with what his next steps are.
Seeing franchise potential from the eight-minute short, Fox is currently in negotiations to purchase the rights to Ruin and the pitch is to turn it into a live-action film.
We try to bring you all types of unique short films, and Milagres certainly falls into that category. It's only one minute long but manages to deliver plenty of creepy images and even some gore…check it out.