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TV REVIEW: The Dead Lands

Not Just Another Zombie Story Indigenous people all over the world take pride in their storytelling abilities and unique cultural narratives that have been passed down through generations. The exact tales and myths vary from culture to culture but one truth threads through: we are…

Sci-Fi, Shudder, TV Reviews

TV REVIEW: Blood Machines (2020)

Intriguingly labelled as a Space Opera, Blood Machines is a 3-part science fiction mini-series exclusive to the streaming service Shudder and features a spacecraft with a soul, lasers, nudity and a huge dose of 80’s aesthetic. It begins with an interstellar chase scene resulting in…

Film Reviews, Films, Horror, Shudder, Streaming

REVIEW: Blood Quantum (2020)

The indigenous peoples of North America, Australasia and other areas of the world are one of the most under-represented groups in popular culture. Most people would struggle to think of more then five Native American actors, for example, and they would probably have all appeared…

SXSW 2020, TV, TV Reviews

TV REVIEW: Cursed Films (SXSW 2020)

When we watch horror films, especially ones that involve spirits and demons and otherworldly activity, it can be difficult to draw a clear line between the supernatural events of the film and the production behind it. So when strange things happen that are associated with…

Interviews, Latest

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,…