Various visuals from the realms of Folk Horror.
- Soirée – A Short film by Charles Doran - The following review is for Charles Doran’s fascinating new short film Soirée. Soirée tells the story of Bill, a young academic who we learn lives in the beautiful house at the top of the hill with the Bougainvillea – a thorny ornamental plant that grows in his garden. Bill is incredibly proud of his garden … Continue reading Soirée – A Short film by Charles Doran
- Our Final Witch Cults Announcement! - After several weeks of build up we have arrived at our completed lineup and damn good it looks if you ask me. Joining those already announced we have even more amazing musical performances, and some of the finest independent short films you could shake a very big stick at. Anyway without further ado, here they … Continue reading Our Final Witch Cults Announcement!
- Witch Cults T-Shirt Now Available to Preorder. - The news that our rather wonderful new Folk Horror Revival – Witch Cults shirt is now available to order has been received with great delight here at FHR towers. The admins are frothing at the mouth over the beautiful new design created especially for the event by Andy Paciorek and Cobweb Mehers, in conjunction with … Continue reading Witch Cults T-Shirt Now Available to Preorder.
- Folk Horror Revival – Witch Cults – Third Announcement. - Ok so this is our third announcement for Folk Horror Revival’s Witch Cults event on 14 July at The Star and Shadow cinema in Newcastle, and as you can probably see the lineup is starting to take shape. Only two things to announce today, but we still have a number of amazingly cool things to … Continue reading Folk Horror Revival – Witch Cults – Third Announcement.
- Our second Witch Cults Announcement is Here. - The second announcement for our Witch Cults event which takes place at the Star and Shadow Cinema in Newcastle upon Tyne, on July 14th is finally upon us and what a wonderful selection of speakers and musicians we have for your delectation. Joining our musical programme we have the world’s finest “purveyors of sonic archaeology” The … Continue reading Our second Witch Cults Announcement is Here.
- Folk Horror Revival – Witch Cults – First Announcement! - Welcome to this, the first announcement of our exciting Witch-Cults event taking place July 14th in Newcastle upon Tyne, and we have a veritable smorgasbord of good stuff for your delectation. Ok let’s begin with the first musical announcement for our evening entertainment. (Please note the film screening will also be part of the … Continue reading Folk Horror Revival – Witch Cults – First Announcement!
- Toll Booths and Black lakes – The birth of a new Folk Horror film maker - Last year I was very privileged to be invited to the Fear in the Fens Festival as a guest speaker to present ` Otherworldly – an introduction to Folk Horror.’ As a part of that event there was screening of several amateur short films with a Folk Horror thread running through their themes and atmospheres. … Continue reading Toll Booths and Black lakes – The birth of a new Folk Horror film maker
- The Sermon: A Review - The Sermon opens with some beautifully shot images of the English countryside haunting, magical and pictureseque they set the scene perfectly. These are followed by an opening credit sequence that recalls the heyday of Hammer and Amicus films, a lone crow flies into shot and lands in a lonesome tree. A close up of the … Continue reading The Sermon: A Review
- `Unburied’ – Folk Horror takes centre stage. - From the creators of BADD : Bothered About Dungeons & Dragons comes their new project, UNBURIED – in part inspired by the first FHR event `Otherworldy’ held at the British Museum in 2016. In 1978, HTV produced a six-part children’s Folk Horror serial called ‘Unburied’. The tapes are now missing, presumed destroyed. In the subsequent … Continue reading `Unburied’ – Folk Horror takes centre stage.
- Folk Horror Revival Presents Winter Ghosts, Whitby December 2017 - (Folk Horror Revival Presents Winter Ghosts 2017) Folk Horror Revival Presents Winter Ghosts 2017 Folk Horror Revival presents Winter Ghosts Where better to spend an engaging winter’s evening in the compan… Where better to spend an engaging winter’s evening in the company of the Folk Horror Revival group, than in the beautiful coastal town of … Continue reading Folk Horror Revival Presents Winter Ghosts, Whitby December 2017