Film Review: FEAR HORIZON (a.k.a. The Vault – Episode 1 ‘Survivor’) (2018)

FEAR HORIZON (a.k.a. The Vault – Episode 1 ‘Survivor’) *** Canada 2018 Dir: Sara Martins. 9 mins This is the first episode of an Ontario-shot web series created by Sara Martins and David Aliry. We’re in familiar post-apocalyptic territory, though the location filming gives it a particularly atmospheric, snowbound visual aesthetic as a military operation … Continue reading “Film Review: FEAR HORIZON (a.k.a. The Vault – Episode 1 ‘Survivor’) (2018)”

TV Terrors: DEEP SIX – Series 1

DEEP SIX **** Canada 2018 Directed by Davin Lengyel. Written by: Mika Collins, Davin Lengyel. 6 episodes, total running time 70 minutes approx. A crew of astronauts on humanity’s first deep space mission find themselves stranded after a strange explosion and the loss of their best pilot (Tahmoh Penikett). In a last ditch effort to … Continue reading “TV Terrors: DEEP SIX – Series 1”

Film Review: DARK BEFORE DAWN: CONVOY (2019) (Short Film)

DARK BEFORE DAWN: CONVOY *** Canada 2019 Dir: Brodie Spaull, Paul Krysinski. 6 mins This is the 10th and final episode of a Canadian web series from early 2019 depicting the collapse of society. If you’ve seen the preceding nine, this might have extra value – but coming in cold, you get the gist of … Continue reading “Film Review: DARK BEFORE DAWN: CONVOY (2019) (Short Film)”

Film Review: MALVOLIA: THE QUEEN OF SCREAMS – MALVOLIA’S XMAS HONOR (2019) (Short Film)

MALVOLIA: THE QUEEN OF SCREAMS – MALVOLIA’S XMAS HONOR * USA 2019 Dir: Jennifer Nangle. 10 mins Released on Christmas Day 2019, this is a season three festive episode of Jennifer Nangle’s web series. In addition to playing the eponymous demonic Queen of the Underworld, Nangle wrote and directed this entry in a series built … Continue reading “Film Review: MALVOLIA: THE QUEEN OF SCREAMS – MALVOLIA’S XMAS HONOR (2019) (Short Film)”

TV Terrors: BUNKHEADS – Series 1

BUNKHEADS ** USA 2018 Writer: Will Gong. Dir: Lauren Klixbull. Series 1: 6 episodes (10 mins each) Stand Out episodes: “Dreams” e p.5 & “All My Friends” ep.6 This mini web series is about four people that take refuge in an underground bunker during the zombie apocalypse. One year on we join the group as … Continue reading “TV Terrors: BUNKHEADS – Series 1”