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There's a giallo-heavy line-up at this year's Abertoir, along with some of the biggest horror titles on the festival circuit this year. Alongside the feature titles is a strong short film programme, and attendees can look forward to meeting some very special guests, including giallo legends Lamberto Bava and Sergio Martino. Ceredigion Museum will provide an unusual venue for retrospective screenings of Dario Argento's Opera and Lamberto Bava's Demons, and there will be a tribute to Peter Lorre and a celebration of the work of Edgar Allan Poe.

Wheelchair access is available throughout and assistance dogs are welcome.

The festival runs from 14 to 19 November.

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A Blade In The Dark
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Five Dolls For An August Moon
A wealthy industrialist gathers his friends on a remote island for a party, but they soon realise that there's a killer on the lose.
A group of people are trapped in a large West Berlin movie theater infected by ravenous demons whom proceed to kill and posses the humans one-by-one thereby multiplying their numbers.
Blood And Black Lace
Blood And Black Lace
Six models are stalked by a psychopath.

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A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

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