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INTERVIEW: Tigers Are Not Afraid Director Issa Lopez

It’s been three years since Mexican director Issa Lopez made the astonishing magic-realist horror Tigers Are Not Afraid. She spent a year entering the film in festivals and having it rejected, before it finally made its debut at Fantastic Fest in September 2017. Since then,…

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FINAL GIRLS: Tigers Are Not Afraid (2017)

Very much following in the same dark tradition as Guillermo del Toro, comes another Mexican director – Issa Lopez – who is also combining the very real-life, everyday horrors of a type of war (in this case, drug wars between the Mexican cartels) with fairy…

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Grimmfest 2018: 10 Must-Sees!

GRIMMFEST, Manchester’s Festival of Horror, Cult and Fantastic Film, scheduled to take place from Thursday 4th October to Sunday 7th October at the ODEON Manchester, is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The line-up was announced on Monday 3rd September, and this year promises “the darkest, deadliest…