[Film Festival] October Chills and Thrills at the 2018 Women in Horror Film Festival

The Grue-Crew are excited for the Women in Horror Film Festival coming to Atlanta, Georgia, October 4 – 7, 2018. Feature films screening include Bugs: A Trilogy, She Was So Pretty: Be Good For Goodness Sake, Relict: A Mesopotamic Tale,  Mia, and All the Creatures Were Stirring. Be sure to head to the WIHFF site to check out further details, location, hotel accommodations, and other updates.

Women in Horror Film Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

The Women in Horror Film Festival is proud to announce the 2018 film & screenplay finalists. The full list is on the official WIHFF website at www.WIHFF.com/2018films and www.WIHFF.com/2018-screenplay-finalists.

WIHFF is proud to present the WORLD PREMIERE of the feature film anthology BUGS: A TRILOGY, directed by Simone Kisiel. Other feature films include Brooklyn Ewing’s SHE WAS SO PRETTY: BE GOOD FOR GOODNESS SAKE, ECHOES OF FEAR (directed by Brian and Laurence Avenet-Bradley), Laura Sanchez Acosta’s RELICT: A MESOPOTAMIC TALE, Estelle Linden’s MIA and David & Rebekah McKendry’s anthology, ALL THE CREATURES WERE STIRRING.

Over 70 short films will screen throughout the weekend in addition to a live read of the short screenplay finalists and a panel on DIVERSITY & VISIBILITY featuring the incomparable TRINA PARKS and best selling horror author MYLO CARBIA. The full schedule is available at https://www.wihff.com/schedule/.

The festival is returning to the newly remodeled Crowne Plaza Hotel & Conference Center in Peachtree City, GA October 4-7, 2018. Tickets are available at www.WIHFF.com.

WIHFF will be hosting a VIP party on Thursday, October 4, 2018, for all selected filmmakers and screenwriters. Press will be there to put the spotlight on the finalists and celebrity guests will be there to meet and greet the attendees. A limited amount of exclusive VIP passes will be sold for this event so be sure to keep an eye out and join us on the DEAD CARPET!

There will be a special Saturday night performance for all attendees and guests by musical duo 2 BROKE KINGS featuring ROSS CHILDRESS, formerly of COLLECTIVE SOUL.

Thank you to our 2018 sponsors, EL REY NETWORK, MBS EQUIPMENT CO, PEACHTREE CITY CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU, HOUNDSTOOTH HOSPITALITY, HORROR PACK, EVAN MCMAHON, GRINDHOUSE KILLER BURGERS, CENTRAL ATLANTA PROPS & SETS and INK TIP for your continued support. For more information on the fest and how to get involved, please visit us online at www.WIHFF.com or on Facebook (www.facebook.com/WIHFF), Twitter @WIHFF and Instagram @womeninhorrorfilmfestival.

Doc Rotten
Editor-In-Chief / Founder / Podcast Producer at Horror News Radio
Doc Rotten is the founder of Gruesome Magazine. He is also a film critic for Gruesome Magazine and the podcast host & producer for Horror News Radio, Monster Movie Podcast, Decades of Horror: 1970s, The American Horror Story Fan Podcast and Hannibal Fan Podcast. He is also co-host of the Dracula podcast on TV TALK and is a contributing reviewer for HorrorNews.Net and Widescreen Warrior.

Doc a lifelong fan of horror films, sci-fi flicks and monster movies first discovering Universal Monsters and Planet of the Apes as a young child in the 1970's searching out every issue of Famous Monster of Filmland (and, later, Fangoria). Favorite films include Jaws, The Car, The Birds, The Tingler, Vampire Circus and The Exorcist. Still a huge fan of horror films from the 70s, Doc continues consuming horror films to this day for the site, for the podcasts and for the fun of it all.