All posts tagged: Horror

“Canary” Screening


In Taka Tsubota’s post-apocalyptic short, four high school boys are stuck together holed up in a forest cabin after most of the world has been overrun by giant, spider-like creatures. Despite the horrors outside, one of the boys named Alan has to contend with the monsters with whom he shares the cabin. And there is only so much more that he can eventually endure. Overlapping dialogue and imagery from different points in time, Tsubota uses […]


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Nakanishi Mai's economical but effective new horror short is coming to the Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2023. Read my impressions.

Kitamura Ryuhei Returns


Action-horror maven, Kitamura Ryuhei, has a new horror movie world premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival, with word breaking his next project, Doorman, has cast Katie Holmes and Jean Reno in the lead roles.