The first Imagine Science film festival in Paris opens this week, with screenings around the city at Espace Pierre-Gilles de Gennes (ESPGG), La Paillasse, Institut Curie, and Institut de Biologie Paris-Seine (IBPS) (Campus Jussieu). [Read more…]
America’s largest and longest running horror film festival, Screamfest, is proud to announce that the 16th annual event will take place from Oct. 18-27, 2016 at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood. Screamfest is currently accepting submissions for the festival through Aug. 1, 2016. [Read more…]
The 4th Annual “The Future is Here” Festival Festival will be held April 22-24 at the Shakespeare Theatre in Washington DC.
Presented with the participation of NASA, The Smithsonian magazine’s “Future Is Here” festival features a series of visionary talks on what’s on the horizon in an array of fields before an avid crowd of researchers, industry experts and tech and science enthusiasts. [Read more…]
BBC Worldwide North America and Fathom Events announce the return of the longest running sci-fi television series, Doctor Who, to the big screen with a special theatrical event of the 2015 Doctor Who Christmas Special starring Peter Capaldi and featuring the return of Alex Kingston as River Song. [Read more…]
Epic Pictures Releasing invites fans to join the directors & cast of TALES OF HALLOWEEN to screen the film and live-tweet with them on Wednesday, Oct. 28th at 9:00pm ET.
To join the live-tweet, just rent or buy the movie, ten hop on Twitter and hit PLAY on Wednesday at 9:00pm Eastern / 6:00pm Pacific. [Read more…]
“Undead” characters of the male and female varieties literally haunt the global imagination. Sixteenth-century noblewoman Elizabeth Bathory drank peasant blood to maintain her youthful appearance; and the feared Kharisiri demon of the Bolivian Altiplano sucked the life-essence from Aymara children. These tales indicate class and religious conflicts whose actual histories surpass any horror story. [Read more…]
The 8th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival will focus on air in all its forms and meanings: respiration, aeronautics, the elemental composition of the atmosphere, weather, climate, sublimation, gas properties, the mechanics of sound, and all of the mundane and esoteric ways in which air touches everything in and beyond our world. [Read more…]
WildClaw Theatre Company proudly presents DEATHSCRIBE 2015, the Eighth Annual International Festival of Radio Horror Plays on Monday, December 7th, at 8:00pm. This collection of bone-chilling audio nightmares will be performed live at the historic Mayne Stage Theatre, 1328 W. Morse Ave, Chicago. [Read more…]
This year’s film festival features 3 nights of short film showcases, 50 short films from all over the world. They will also feature a screening of Christopher Lee’s last film, Extraordinary Tales, an anthology of animated Poe shorts, plus the 30th Anniversary screening of Re-Animator, with intro and Q&A by guest Jeffrey Combs, and the 10th Anniversary screening of The Call of Cthulhu. [Read more…]
From July 1 through September 30, EMP, in partnership with the Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF), is encouraging original and creative science fiction and fantasy film submissions 15 minutes or shorter in length for the festival. Submissions will be judged based on originality, quality, artistic merit, innovation, voice, style and narrative. [Read more…]
It’s that time of year again — Discovery Channel’s “Shark Week” is fast approaching, and recently, that’s also meant another Sharknado warning. “Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!” will be airing July 22 on Syfy Channel, but you can prepare yourself ahead of time with help from the guys at RiffTrax. [Read more…]
This week, The American Cinematheque will be hosting a retrospective of Joe Dante’s work at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood, capped by a special advanced screening of his newest horror-comedy, Burying the Ex. [Read more…]