GRIMMFEST Announce New Venue!

Written by Martin Unsworth Wednesday, 01 July 2015

Event News

The north’s premier horror and cult movie festival, GRIMMFEST has announced details of this year’s event.

The seventh festival will this year take place at Manchester’s Odeon cinema in the Printworks between October 1st and 4th. This new partnership between the event and the cinema will mean all screenings will take place in one location, and in fully-equipped cinemas. It also will bring the festival to the attention of a larger audience, building on the success of previous years. Last year’s screenings at Odeon Printworks were sell-outs, so it’s important people take advantage of the festival pass when it goes on sale on July 17th.

Festival Director Simeon Halligan is thrilled with the location: “Printworks will make a fantastic home for the festival; we are super excited to be working with the Printworks team who are as determined as we are to put on an amazing show

As well as the usual array of horror premieres from all over the globe, this year will bring some more ‘genre gems’ to the schedule. Halligan continues, “We will always spotlight new horror genre material but we wish to embrace the full spectrum of fantastic films with a view to becoming the festival for fantastic film in the UK.  Manchester is the UK's second city and deserves a top class international film festival. Today's announcement of our new Odeon Printworks home, takes us a couple of steps closer to that goal

Be sure to keep an eye out here and on the GRIMMFEST website for film announcements and to buy festival passes when they are available from Friday, July 17th.

SHARE YOUR COMMENTS BELOW OR ON TWITTER @STARBURST_MAG

Find your local STARBURST stockist HERE, or buy direct from us HERE. For our digital edition (available to read on your iOS, Android, Amazon, Windows 8, Samsung and/or Huawei device - all for just £1.99), visit MAGZTER DIGITAL NEWSSTAND.

CLICK TO BUY!

MORE FROM AROUND THE WEB:



Suggested Articles:
Thursday, May 25th marks the 40th anniversary of the US release of Star Wars, and it is also the sec
Further to the announcement of Rogue One’s Donnie Yen at MCM London Comic Con at the end of May, t
PosterSpy has announced that they will be holding a panel at MCM London Comic Con on Saturday, May 2
One of the fastest growing independently run conventions, Edinburgh Comic Con has now swollen in siz
scroll back to top

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

Sign up today!
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner