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Back for its 19th year, Arrow Video Frightfest has a great line-up of scary films for fans to enjoy, with contributions from 18 different countries, including 20 world premières. It opens with Jenn Wexler's The Ranger.
The festival runs from 23 to 27 August.
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A woman in a besieged medieval Jewish community looks for a solution in forbidden magic.
Set in the near-future, technology controls nearly all aspects of life. But when Grey, a self-identified technophobe, has his world turned upside down, his only hope for revenge is an experimental computer chip implant called Stem.
It's Christmas Day and the Milgram family wake to find a mysterious black substance surrounding their house.
A young woman searching for her missing sister meets a mysterious plastic surgeon.
A mother of two who inherits a house is confronted with murderous intruders on the first night in their new home and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later when the daughters reunite at the house, things get really strange.
Natalia is a 19-year-old novice who reluctantly returns home to say goodbye to her dying father. However, when she meets up with her sister and her friends, she decides instead to travel the jungle and explore the spiritual world through ayahuasca.
An obsessive video collector finds a tape that could solve all his money problems, only to find himself in desperate straits when it disappears.
A documentary about the FrightFest festival and its contribution to supporting horror, science fiction and fantasy cinema.
A group of people, including a senior citizens' club, fall foul of the vicious owners of a rodeo.
On the anniversary of a model being set alight on the runway, models preparing for a show in her honour start disappearing.
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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