Blue My Mind opened the third day of the festival. A beautifully mesmerizing yet complex coming-of-age tale from Switzerland. Blue My Mind captured the hearts of the Abertoir audience coming in at fourth place in the audience vote for new feature films.
Jerome Pikwane’s astonishing debut feature, The Tokoloshe (AKA. Repression) opened the second day of the festival. A slow brewing fable mixed with dark realism, The Tokoloshe is one of 2018’s most interesting and culturally bound genre films. Having previously covered the film for the site back in August 2018, my full review can be read, […]
The happy campers arrived as the 13th edition of the Abertoir Horror Festival was finally underway at the Aberystwyth Arts Centre. Running from the 13th to the 18th of November, Abertoir once again pulled out all the stops to recreate the slasher camping movie theme to coincide with a celebration of horror’s most prominent sub-genre. […]
In 2003, Welsh Director, Julian Richards produced one of the most chilling and provocative films ever put to screen, The Last Horror Movie.
Mia (Luna Wedler) is in the prime of adolescence. The fifteen-year-old soon finds herself enticed by the popular crowd at school, acting rebellious towards her overbearing parents all while undergoing some significantly radical physiological changes.
Celebrating ten years of terror, Celluloid Screams brought in a plethora of shocks, scares, mayhem, madness and even Michael Myers for its 2018 edition. Welsh Demoness who has attended the festival consecutively since 2011 talks her top five feature films that screened at the Showroom Cinema from October the 18th-21st, which marked one scaretastic special […]