Vagina Minilogues

Vagina Minilogues: two anatomical short films at FrightFest 2017

Vagina Minilogues: two anatomical short films at FrightFest 2017 first published by SciFiNow strap: Shorts Flow and Smear put the vagina front and centre While there was a conspicuous dearth of female filmmakers represented in FrightFest’s feature programme (of the 65 films that screened, only Natasha Kermani’s Imitation Girl, Tini Tüllmann’s Freddy/Eddy and Caroline Labrèche…

Carrie

Carrie (1976)

Carrie fist published by Little White Lies, as entry 48 in my Cinema Psychotronicum column “Red. I might have known it would be red.” So says Margaret White – note the colour-coded surname – a sexually repressed religious zealot (played by Piper Laurie) under whose rigidly controlling single parentage teenaged Carrie (Sissy Spacek) has been brought…

Ginger Snaps

Ginger Snaps (2000)

Ginger Snaps first published by VODzilla.co Meet the Fitzgerald sisters. 15-year-old Brigitte (Emily Perkins) and 16-year-old Ginger (Katharine Isabelle), both late developers, are the only goths in suburban Bailey Downs (“a safe and caring community”), and inseparable partners in crimes of teen rebellion. They also freely indulge in their shared morbid fantasies. When they are not…