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Bong Joon-ho on Why All His Films are Monster Movies, Including ‘Parasite’


Don’t worry, that’s not a spoiler. Just a fact.


Justin Benson and Aaron Moorehead Discuss Our Repulsive History in ‘Synchronic’


We chat with the Rustic Films team about how escalating budgets cannot alter the creative spirit of a project.

The Death Of Dick Long

Daniel Scheinert on Championing the Weirdos Within ‘The Death of Dick Long’ [Fantastic Fest]


We chat with the director about the love required to bring life to your characters.


J.D. Dillard Explains How He Created a Most Epic Creature Shot in ‘Sweetheart’


We chat with the filmmaker about how one haunting image propelled him to make his meaty creature feature.

Takashi Miike yakuza

Takashi Miike Discusses the Hard Slap of the Yakuza Film and Why We Need More of Them


We chat with the filmmaker about the state of the Yakuza film in the world and his desire to return a little shine to the genre.

Why Dont You Just Die

‘Why Don’t You Just Die!’ Review: From Russia With Massively Entertaining Mayhem [Fantastic Fest]


Sorry Tarkovsky, Russian cinema has a new filmmaker to champion.


‘Synchronic’ Review: A Warm and Suspenseful Call for Human Connection


The filmmakers behind ‘Spring’ and ‘The Endless’ tell an affecting tale about the importance of the people in our lives.

First Love

‘First Love’ Review: More Bloody Fun From the Legendary Takashi Miike [Fantastic Fest]


Miike has made the best ‘True Romance’ riff you’ll ever see.

Vast Of Night

Mondo Debuts New ‘The Vast of Night’ Poster at Fantastic Fest


The premiere poster company lends its talents to one of the most unique films traveling the festival circuit this Fall.