Festival of Fantastic Films in Britain
British fright fans won?t want to miss the Festival of Fantastic Films 2005, to be held from September 2-4 at the Days Hotel on Sackville Street in Manchester. The weekend will be packed with screenings of films dating back to 1930 and all the way up to 2005 (including several UK premieres) and numerous other events. The Special Guest Star is Ruggero Deodato (pictured), director of CANNIBAL HOLOCAUST and other Italian favorites, and other guests include actors Warwick (LEPRECHAUN) Davis, John Forbes (LEGEND OF THE SEVEN GOLDEN VAMPIRES) Robertson and Susan (ATTACK OF THE PUPPET PEOPLE) Gordon, veteran producers Richard (FIEND WITHOUT A FACE) Gordon, Tony (WITCHFINDER GENERAL) Tenser and Peter Graham (THE PRISONER) Scott, FX wizard Brian (ALIEN) Johnson and producer/production manager Christopher (FRANKENSTEIN MUST BE DESTROYED) Neame. There?ll be book signings with authors like Steven Gallagher, Ramsey Campbell, Harvey Fenton and Tony Earnshaw, as well as Campbell?s annual auction, lectures and autograph signings. The film program will be announced soon; for updates and more information, check out the official website here.
Courtesy of Fangoria