In the midst of the multitude of movies playing at FrightFest what I am always searching for is something truly original, truly brilliant and terrifying and with The Witch in the Window I found it.
Who says being scared can’t equate to having a good time? Argentinian Documentary filmmaker, Gustavo Mendoza explores the global fascination for the morbid and the macabre in this fantastically assembled film told through the genre festival circuit. Speaking to some of the most established names in horror, Mendoza investigates what is it that draws us […]
From the mythological mind of Jerome Pikwane comes his debut feature film, The Tokoloshe (AKA. Repression) which spins the tale of an impecunious young woman forced to take a cleaning job in a run-down hospital at the centre of Johannesburg so that she can relocate her sister from their poverty-stricken and insidious background.
A love-struck beauty therapist befriends a horrifically scarred ‘cleaning lady’ in Jon Knautz (Girlhouse-2014) scathing feature film that proves that there’s more beneath the surface than one would dare to believe.
Stranger Things meets Disturbia in this mystery summer flick from the Turbo Kid (2015) trio, François Simard, Anouk Whissell and Yoann-Karl Whissell. The Canadian film collective will ooze the 80’s nostalgia on to the opening night of Arrow Video Frightfest 2018, with this thrilling, adolescent nightmare that guarantees equal proportions of friendship, growing pains and […]