Fantasia Film Festival 2022: Ryan Bruce Levey’s ‘Out in the Ring’

Fantasia 2022: Ry Levay’s Out in the Ring is one of the best and most well-researched wrestling documentaries I’ve seen, and I say that as someone that’s seen nearly every doc produced on the industry. 

Fantasia Film Festival 2022: Carter Smith’s ‘Swallowed’

Like it’s sort-of namesake, Carlo Mirabella-Davis’s Swallow, Carter Smith’s Swallowed deals with the kind of body horror that’s ingested orally. Unlike in that film, though, there’s a tender centre to this twisted, filthy tale of bodily functions and violence.

The Week in Horror: Fantasia Film Festival Edition!

The annual Fantasia International Film Festival takes over The Week in Horror! Check out all the big premieres that’ll grace Montreal this year!

Fantasia 2020 Review: Feels Good Man

Feels Good Man is an incredibly thorough and engaging look at how benign symbols and icons are co-opted and used in radicalization efforts.

Fantasia 2020 Review: Amelia Moses’ BLEED WITH ME

In Amelia Moses’ feature debut, Bleed With Me, big-time scares are traded for much more nuanced prods at her viewers’ comfort levels.

Who Goes There?

Fantasia 2020: Astrid Thorvaldsen’s Who Goes There? Packs a Lot of Dread Into A Small Package

Who Goes There? was shortlisted for a Student BAFTA Award this year, and its precise execution is a good reason why.

Crazy Samurai Musashi

Fantasia 2020 Review – Crazy Samurai Musashi is a Single-Take Sensation

Crazy Samurai Musashi is a relentless, real-time war, and whether it’s a movie, an athletic endeavour, a spectacle, or some of it’s one of 2020’s best surprises.

The Columnist

Fantasia Festival 2020 Review – “The Columnist”

In The Columnist, Kaja Herbers portrays a woman who is done with being told to turn off her phone and walk away from the comments and grabs her agency back with both blood-stained hands.

Nightstream Film Festival

The Nightstream Film Festival – Coming Oct 8-11!

Some of the best horror festivals in the US have joined up for a massive virtual edition called Nightstream.

Fantasia Film Festival

The 24th Annual Fantasia Film Festival – First Wave Titles!

For the first time, the Fantasia Film Festival will be accessible to almost anyone (in Canada) from home!