DIS/MEMBER reviews the “Something Strange” block of short films from the North Bend Film Festival. These films use sci-fi to comment on the human condition.
‘Extra Ordinary’ is a fun and funny addition to the horror-comedy genre. Maeve Higgins is the standout star in this low-key ‘Ghostbusters’ meets ‘What We Do in the Shadows’.
In honor of the big 6-1, here are 6-plus-1 reasons why Burton will always have a place in my weirdly-proportioned, Suburban Gothic heart.
Cult punk-rock icon Eldon Hoke gets a proper working over in the raw, often skin-crawlingly uncomfortable THE EL DUCE TAPES.
[NORTH BEND FILM FESTIVAL] ‘MONUMENT’ IS A RAW, THEATRICAL TONE POEM STARRING THE FUTURE OF POLISH HORROR
MONUMENT takes a bunch of film school kids, throws them in the woods with some cameras and a script, and makes unnerving magic.
[ZINE] A TRIP TO THE WOODS: DESCENT TOWARDS INHERENT EVIL IN ‘ANTICHRIST’ AND ‘THE CALL OF THE SIMPSONS’
Lars von Trier’s ‘Antichrist and John Swartzwelder’s “The Call of the Simpsons” from the series The Simpsons — both stories that explicitly connect the woods to Eden — the trip results in a transformation of understanding and form.
Her smile at the end is freedom. It’s eternal bliss. It’s finding peace within herself, and it’s finally finding a home.
GRAND BOUQUET Directed & Written by Nao Yoshigai Starring: Hanna Chan A woman and a
With only two entries released, it’s hard to judge whether Two Sentence Horror Stories, as an anthology, will be successful. However, it shows promise.
It Grows Again “You guys know that this is around where they filmed The Blair