During the annual short film showcase at Mayhem Film Festival this year, the wide display of upcoming talent struck me. One of the most memorable and entertaining was Kevin Sluder's Heartless: a modern-day retelling of Edgar Allen Poe's classic story The Tell-Tale Heart. Here at Review Avenue, we were lucky enough to interview said director.
Sunday marked the final day of this year’s Mayhem Film Festival in Nottingham. On offer were five frightful films, of which I saw three: the UK premiere of Japanese superhero flick Inuyashiki, folktale horror anthology The Field Guide to Evil, and delicate chiller The Witch in the Window. Unfortunately, Cross Country rail services dictated that I had […]
Hot off the presses! Extra! Extra! Read all about it! I’m in Nottingham right now attending Mayhem Film Festival, a cinematic celebration of horror, sci-fi and all things cult and bizarre. Each October creeps and ghouls take over the Broadway Cinema in the City Centre for a full-on, balls to the wall celebration of genre […]
To coincide with the release of heartwarming British family drama Dusty & Me, we caught up with its lead star Luke Newberry. Luke, who made a name for himself in the BBC series In The Flesh talks with us about his character, whether it’s really as difficult to work with animals as the saying goes and the pressures of performing when […]