FrightFest 2009 Diary Day 2

FrightFest 2009 Diary: Day 2

FrightFest 2009 Diary: Day 2 first published by Little White Lies Includes capsules of: Beware the Moon, [An American Werewolf in London], Shadow, The Horde, The Horseman, Macabre Day 2 – Friday 28 Of the six films screened today, I’m not allowed to talk about one, I don’t want to give too much away about…

Tulpa (2012)

First published by VODzilla.co Lisa Boeri (Claudia Gerini) leads a double life. Bilingual and bisexual, by day she is a highly efficient executive in the cutthroat world of energy commodities. By night she frequents a private members’ club (named Tulpa) where, under the influence of hallucinogens, she indulges her desires with a like-minded set of…

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Tulpa (2012)

First published by Little White Lies [note that this is a review of the version of the film which premièred at FrightFest 2012, for its first and only screening; since then, the film has been released in a very different cut] Remember Giallo, Dario Argento’s bumbling love letter to the genre that made his name?…

Shadow (2009)

Review first appeared in Sight & Sound, June 2011 Review: “I came here to escape from this kind of bullshit!” exclaims Iraq War veteran David (Jake Muxworthy). ‘Here’ is an Alpine woodland known as ‘the Shadow’, where David (Muxworthy) is catching up with some mountain biking. “It’s my life,” he explains to fellow cyclist Angeline…