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Brazil’s Fantaspoa Festival Announces First 2018 Selections!


Brazil’s Fantaspoa, Latin America’s largest genre film festival, has revealed its first wave of films for 2018! The announcement comes in advance of the 14th edition of the festival, which runs from May 17 – June 3 in Porto Allegre.  Fantaspoa will announce their full lineup (more than 100 films) …

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Film Con Hollywood Looking For Pilot and Screenplay Submissions

There’s still time to submit your screenplays and pilots to 2018’s Film Con Hollywood! The one day festival will take place on March 24th at the Los Angeles Convention Center in LA from 8:30AM – 10:30PM PST. Want to know why you should participate? Read on to find out what …

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Final Wave: 20th Annual Boston Underground Film Festival

20th Annual Boston Underground Film Festival Bares All With 20th Edition Poster and Gnarly Final Wave of Wild & Wicked Cinema! The Boston Underground Film Festival has an amazing lineup this year and we can’t wait to cover it. Check out all the details and the final lineup down below. …

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WHAT THE FEST!? Genre Film Festival Announces Full Lineup

What the Fest!? Genre Film Festival Announces Full Lineup! Festivals are the perfect way to bring awareness to films especially indie. What the Fest?! has an amazing and diverse lineup that we can’t wait to share with you. Whether you love horror, thrillers, sci-fi, or dramas… there’s something for everyone! …

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Windy City Horrorama Extends Submission Deadline!

Windy City Horrorama

The first ever Windy City Horrorama is coming to Lincoln Square’s Davis Theater in Chicago! The festival runs from April 27 – April 29 and they are still looking for submissions! The folks behind the fest send word they’re extending the submissions deadline a few more days until February 28. …

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Dead of Night Film Festival Open for Submissions for 2018!

the dead of night film festival

It’s that time again, horror fans! Two-Headed Snake Entertainment and The Liverpool Horror Club are now accepting submissions for the 2018 Dead of Night Film Festival. Although relatively new to the international film circuit (this is their second year), these guys are movie fans through and through, and their passion …

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The 2018 Shocktober Film Festival Is Now Open For Submissions!

I’m a huge fan of The Art Theater in Champaign, Illinois. Its where I saw Purple Rain for the first time shortly after Prince’s death, its where I got to attend a screening of Return of the Living Dead and Devotion and got to meet Linnea Quigley, and most recently it …

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PopHorror Goes to Halloweenapalooza 2017

On October 14th, I had the opportunity to attend Ottumwa’s Halloweenapalooza. The day was filled with horror films, both feature length and shorts, in the midst of vendors and panels. This year’s guests were Children of the Corn’s Isaac and Malachi: John Franklin and Courtney Gains. When you think of Iowa, …

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SCREAMFEST 2017, Part 1: Everything You Need To Know

Hello friends and fiends! This year, PopHorror was invited to Screamfest, aka one of the largest horror film festivals in the United States. Since its beginnings in 2001, Screamfest has been dubbed the “Sundance of Horror,” with a slew of fresh blood showing off their films. This is the place …

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The inaugural Windy City Horrorama Film Festival is now open for submissions

There is a new film festival coming to Chicago next year called the Windy City Horrorama, and it is now open for submission. This up and coming festival of film is being brought to you in part by the fine folks at Horror Society. Read on for the press release. …

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