The line-up for the annual Glasgow Arrow Video FrightFest has been announced. Returning to the Glasgow Film Festival for its 15th year, this year’s event takes place on March 5th - 7th.
Opening proceedings on Thursday 5th is Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead’s Synchronic, followed by Graham Hughes’ Death of a Vlogger, which went down a storm at the August London screening. Friday 6th starts with The Cleansing Hour, directed by Damien LeVeck, In the Quarry from Uruguayan filmmakers Bernado and Rafael Antonaccio. Then there’s the superb sci-fi horror Sea Fever, helmed by Neasa Hardiman - imagine The Thing on a boat! Adam Stovall’s A Ghost Waits and Ryan Spindell’s The Mortuary Collection. Saturday sees Julien Seri’s Anderson Falls, Lee Min-Jae’s Zombie for Sale, and Rose Glass’ Saint Maud kick off the final day. FightFest is rounded off with Tyler Cornack’s bizarre Butt Boy, Joe Begos’ VFW, and the UK premiere of Nicolas and Luciano Onetti’s A Night of Horror: Nightmare Radio. Two shorts, Live Forever from Gustav Egerstedt and Bleed from the Femme Collective will also screen.
Weekend passes cost £75 and will be available from noon on Monday, January 20th. These are valid for Friday and Saturday only. Tickets for the Thursday night films, plus individual screenings will be on sale Monday February 3rd. Tickets are available online from www.glasgowfilm.org/festival. Telephone: 0141 332 6535 (£1.50 fee per transaction, voice-mail available during peak business periods. Or in person: Glasgow Film Theatre, 12 Rose Street, Glasgow G3 6RB during normal box office hours – Friday & Sunday to Thursday from 12:00 to 15 Minutes after the last performance starts. Saturday from 11am to 15 minutes after the last performance starts.
For full programme details head to http://www.frightfest.co.uk/.