Wales' premiere scarefest is back, this time opening with a rare 3D screening of much-loved science fiction classic It Came From Outer Space. There will also be a live comedy performance by Robin Ince in tribute to his favourite classic horror films, and Inseminoid director Norman J Warren will attend to discuss his work with fans.

The festival runs from 19 to 24 November.

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The Nightingale
The Nightingale
A young convict in a penal colony seeks revenge.
Why Don't You Just Die
Why Don't You Just Die
A dark action comedy about a group of people brought together in the apartment of police detective Andrei: his resentful daughter, an angry thug and a cheated cop. Each one of them have a reason to want revenge.
Come To Daddy
Come To Daddy
After receiving a cryptic letter from his estranged father, Norval travels to his dad’s oceanfront home for what he hopes will be a positive experience. If only he’d known the dark truth about his old man beforehand.
The Original
The Original
A couple's love is tested by illness and the treatment that follows it.
Blood & Flesh: The Reel Life & Ghastly Death Of Al Adamson
Blood & Flesh: The Reel Life & Ghastly Death Of Al Adamson
A documentary about the uncommon life and unthinkable murder of the legendary no-budget exploitation filmmaker and the communities he inhabited in Seventies California.
Lake Michigan Monster
Lake Michigan Monster
An eccentric ship captain and a crew of specialists plot revenge against a mysterious creature of the deep.
It Came From Outer Space
It Came From Outer Space
An astronomer suspects something is very wrong when, following an apparent meteor impact, the local townsfolk start behaving strangely.
Planet Of The Vampires
Planet Of The Vampires
The crews of twin spaceships find themselves in trouble on an alien world where their dead colleagues mysteriously return to life.
Prince Of Darkness
Prince Of Darkness
I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by Satan.
Alien
Alien
Ridley Scott's fabulously frightening grimy spaceship classic.
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