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Same Mission, Broader Reach – WIHFF is now the RENEGADE FILM FESTIVAL

One of our favorite film festivals in the past few years is the WOMEN IN HORROR FILM FESTIVAL spotlighting horror films directed and created by women. Vanessa Ionta Wright and her team quickly crafted one of the most supportive, friendly, and encouraging festivals on the East Coast, located in and around Atlanta. Truly a festival […]

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WOMEN IN HORROR FILM FESTIVAL magnificently illustrates the power of Women in Horror Month

In a month celebrating Women in Horror, February ended on an incredibly rewarding high note with the WOMEN IN HORROR FILM FESTIVAL, presenting three days of horror features and shorts from an amazing selection of talented women filmmakers. Run by Vanessa Ionta Wright, the festival launched in late 2016 (founded by Vanessa and Samantha Kolesnik) […]

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Elm Street Invades the Women in Horror Film Festival with Celebrity Guests Heather Langenkamp and Amanda Wyss

The Women in Horror Film Festival announces its celebrity guest for its February 2020 festival in Atlanta, Georgia. Festival director, Vanessa Wright, welcomes two A Nightmare on Elm Street fan favorites: Heather Langenkamp and Amanda Wyss. In addition, Heather Langenkamp will be screening her horror short Washed Away. The Grue-Crew are excited to be checking […]

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Women In Horror Film Festival 2020 lands during Women In Horror Month

When no WIHFF was announced for October 2019, the Grue-Crew shed a collective tear. Where was one of our favorite film festivals? Well, GOOD NEWS, festival director Vanessa Ionta Wright has shared a wonderful WIHFF update. The Atlanta based festival has moved from October to February 2020 (Women in Horror Month!) and has relocated to […]