The G

The G (2023)

The G to have its UK première 29th February at the Glasgow Film Festival 2024 Things are headed to a bad place. We know this, because writer/director Karl R. Hearne’s The G opens in the middle of nowhere with someone being buried alive – already entirely effaced, but for the mouth, by a covering of…

Boy #5

Boy #5 (2021)

Boy #5 has its world première at FrightFest 2021 Falling into the (recent) tradition of films like Michael O’Shea’s The Transfiguration (2016) Simeon Halligan’s Habit (2017) and Abner Pastoll’s A Good Woman Is Hard To Find (2019), Eric Ian Steele’s feature debut delivers its genre tropes in a mode of social realism. It begins with…

Coming Home In The Dark

Coming Home In The Dark (2021) at Fantasia

Coming Home In The Dark has its Canadian première on demand at Fantasia 2021 Middle-class, middle-aged couple Alan (Erik Thomson) and Jill (Miriama McDowell) are hiking through a remote coastal area of New Zealand on a family day out. As their constantly bickering twin teenage sons Maika (Billy Paratene) and Jordan (Frankie Paratene) walk some…

System Crasher

System Crasher (Systemsprenger) (2019)

System Crasher  (Systemsprenger) first published by VODzilla.co Bernadette Klaaß (Helena Zengel) – a tomboyish nine-year-old who prefers to go by the name ‘Benni’ – is a problem. We first see her, bruised snd battered, being examined by Dr Schönemann (Melanie Straub). Naturally, the sight of a half-naked little girl with contusions sends off all kinds…