Horrible Imaginings Podcast #173 True-Life Mystery Bonus Episode: What Happened to Elisa Lam?

It is one of the most terrifying mysteries of the 21st century. So many grisly and unexplained elements that it has gone viral and inspired hundreds, if not thousands, of conspiracy theorists, amateur detectives, and calls for action. It is… Continue Reading


Horrible Imaginings Podcast #172: Victor Dryere Talks About his Haunting 8mm Horror Film 1974!

Hi, everyone! As promised, here is my second episode from the 24th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival! Once again, it also marks the third year of Horrible Imaginings Film Festival partnering with them to bring the “Un Mundo Extraño” block of horror and… Continue Reading


Interview: Let Barbara Crampton Take You Beyond the Gates and Beyond

Gaming tech is advancing at such a rate that it’s a pretty safe assumption that today’s generation will be oblivious to the real lifeblood behind Jackson Stewart’s directorial debut Beyond the Gates (review). Co-writer Stephen Scarlata’s original pitch was clearly inspired by one… Continue Reading


Nicolas Winding Refn and Cliff Martinez Discuss the Dark Side of Beauty, Taking Risks, and the Hypnotic Soundtrack of The Neon Demon

Neon Demon

Fresh off of the notably divisive response it received at Cannes — where both wild praise and jeers reportedly flooded the premiere screening — Danish auteur Nicolas Winding Refn’s The Neon Demon will have a go at the general public as it sees its wide… Continue Reading


Horrible Imaginings Podcast #157: Documenting Lives–A Conversation with “Elstree 1976” Director Jon Spira

Last week, Horrible Imaginings presented a week of screenings of the new documentary “Elstree 1976” at the Digital Gym Cinema here in San Diego, California. During the Saturday night screening, director Jon Spira graciously agreed to talk to the theater… Continue Reading


SXSW 2016: Mike Flanagan and Kate Siegel Talk Their New Thriller Hush and Upcoming Projects

Hush

We have been big fans of Oculus director Mike Flanagan since he released his underrated indie horror gem Absentia back in 2011, so it goes without saying that we were quite excited to check out his latest film, Hush (review), which recently premiered to… Continue Reading


Horrible Imaginings Podcast #153: Love, Loss, and Grief with “Nina Forever” Directors The Blaine Brothers (No Spoilers)

Since the provocative promotional images first hit the internet, the new film “Nina Forever” has been garnering attention from the festival circuit and genre fans alike. Love, loss, grief, and the inability to move on are emotional extremes that most… Continue Reading


Horrible Imaginings Podcast #151: Director Pablo Absento and her “Shi”

Pablo Absento showed her atmospheric horror short film “Shi” at the 2015 Horrible Imaginings Film Festival, as well as film festivals all over the world, and that got the notice of none other than Fangoria. Now, all of you can… Continue Reading


Horrible Imaginings Podcast #149: I Talk Indie Film Production with UK-Based Fume Films

It has been a bit of a hiatus since our last episode while I take care of some health problems, but hopefully I can attack 2016 with regained vigor and enthusiasm. This will be the final episode of 2015, and… Continue Reading