Join us this week as we take a look at ten of the best films that made their way into horror film festivals around the world in 2014. Films from all over the globe enter into the list from Australia, Norway, Austria and New Zealand. The film’s dive into ghosts, werewolves, vampires, Bigfoot, Babadook and Nazi Zombies. An impressive group of directors from Eduardo (The Blair Witch Project) Sanchez to Jennifer Kent making her feature film debut. Some of the best films of the year in this special episode of the Monster Movie Podcast.
Fresh from his stint over at Horror News Radio, foreign correspondent Joseph Perry join Doc Rotten to discuss some of the more frightening, terrifying and special horror features he has seen in 2014. Joseph reports on film festivals such as the Busan International Film Festival and Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival. Together Joseph and Doc dive into films such as favorites Dead Snow 2: Red vs Dead and The Babadook and lesser known films like What We Do in the Shadows and It Follows.
Top 10 Recommended Horror Films from Film Festivals 2014.
- It Follows
Dir: David Robert Mitchell; Cast: Linda Boston, Caitlin Burt, Heather Fairbanks, Maika Monroe
- Blood Glacier
Dir: Marvin Kren; Cast: Gerhard, Edita Malovcic, Brigitte Kren
Dir: Lowell; Cast: Leo Fafard, Amy Matysio, Sarah Lind, Corinne Conley
Dir: Eduardo Sanchez; Cast: Dora Madison Burge, Samual Davis, Roger Edwards
- What We Do In The Shadows
Dir: Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi; Cast: Jemaine Clement, Taiki Waititi, Jonathan Brugh, Cori Gonzalez-Macuer
- Starry Eyes
Dir: Kevin Kolsch, Dennis Wildmyer; Cast: Alex Essoe, Amanda Fuller, Noah Segan, Fabianne Therese
- Dead Snow 2: Red vs Dead
Dir: Tommy Wirkola; Cast: Vegar Hoel, Orjan Gamst, Martin Starr, Jocelyn DeBoer
- The Canal
Dir: Ivan Kavanagh; Cast: Rupert Evans, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Steve Oram
Dir: Gerard Johnstone; Cast: Morgana O’Reilly, Rima Te Wiata, Glen-Paul Waru
- The Babadook
Dir: Jennifer Kent; Cast: Essie Davis, Daniel Hanshall, Noah Wiseman
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