Fantastic Fest review: DARLING

There’s a feeling that comes along once in a while, where you witness a film that just changes things. Those types of films, the ones that not only entertain you, but instantly leave you feeling like you’ve just sat through an absolute masterpiece of technique and style, of directing, acting and of form…they don’t come […]

Fantastic Fest review: FEBRUARY

Kicking this year’s Fantastic Fest off, is director Osgood Perkins’ feature debut, FEBRUARY, a film that refuses to play today’s rules, instead opting to tell a slow burn and somewhat very non-linear tale of a young woman slowly becoming subject to the devil himself. Focusing on Kat (Mad Men‘s Kiernan Shipka), a fragile young girl […]

Fantastic Fest 2015 FINAL WAVE OF Programming Announced; THE DEVIL’S CANDY, CAMINO and the return of the Fantastic Debates!

As if the previously announced first and second waves of programming for the 2015 Fantastic Fest film Festival (running from September 24th-October 1st) in Austin, TX weren’t enough to make your heads explode (Kurt Russell, Refn, THE INVITATION..I could go on and on), the fest’s final wave of film and event programming has officially hit, […]

Second Wave of FANTASTIC FEST Programming Arrives; GREEN ROOM, HIGH RISE, THE MIND’S EYE and More!!

We previously reported on the first wave (here) of films that will grace this year’s Fantastic Fest Film Festival (September 24th-October 1st)in Austin, TX, and well,…prepare to get your minds blown. Today, the second wave of films have been announced and feature films such as Jeremy Saulnier’s THE GREEN ROOM, Ben Wheatley’s adaption of JG […]