FRIGHTFEST Hit ‘FEVER’ Unleashed On UK Audiences on March 12th
Mar13

FRIGHTFEST Hit ‘FEVER’ Unleashed On UK Audiences on March 12th

Fever’ (aka ‘Mountain Fever’), is an end of the world thriller about a man out of his depth. Inspired by the action cinema of James Cameron and the minimalism of Nicolas Winding Refn

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Interview: FrightFest Festival founder Alan Jones
Nov04

Interview: FrightFest Festival founder Alan Jones

Mark Bartlett at Close-Up Film interviewed FrightFest Festival founder Alan Jones, who has just launched the new FrightFest Presents distribution label to VOD. The initial six titles (AAAAH!, NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEB, SAND, AFTERDEATH, SOME KIND OF HATE and ESTRANGED) are on on itunes now and have been carefully created to appeal to horror aficionados.

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Dan Berk & Robert Olsen talk about ‘Body’
Sep10

Dan Berk & Robert Olsen talk about ‘Body’

Mark Bartlett caught up with writer/director duo, Dan Berk and Robert Olson ahead of the 2015 FrightFest premiere of their tense, home invasion with a twist thriller BODY. It stars LARRY FESSENDEN (Stake Land, You’re Next, Birth of the Living Dead), HELEN RODGERS , ALEXANDRA TURSHEN, LAUREN MOLINA Holly, Cali, and Mel are friends all home for the holidays. Convinced by the alpha of the group, the ladies pay visit to a mansion that...

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Interview: Dominic Brunt Chats About Bait
Aug29

Interview: Dominic Brunt Chats About Bait

Mark Bartlett at close-upfilm.com spent some time catching up with the very talented Dominic Brunt, ahead of the 2015 FrightFest premiere of his awesome second feature BAIT. Two good friends played by Victoria Smurfit and Joanne Mitchell fall afoul of a relentlessly cruel and brutal loan shark (Jonathan Slinger). It’s a very satisfying (and gory) retribution movie, with very strong performances, writing and direction. **This...

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Film4 FrightFest announces guest line-up
Jul24

Film4 FrightFest announces guest line-up

Barbara Crampton, Rick Wakeman, James Cosmo, Toyah Willcox, Neil Marshall and Bernard Rose amongst dazzling array of guests set to re-animate FrightFest.     Scream Queen legend Barbara Crampton is Film4 FrightFest’s special guest icon, appearing in no less than four films in this year’s line-up. She stars in WE ARE STILL HERE, ROAD GAMES and SUN CHOKE plus makes a cameo appearance in TALES OF HALLOWEEN. Not only will Barbara be...

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