French dancers (among them, ATOMIC BLONDE's Sofia Boutella) gather in a remote, empty school building to rehearse on a wintry night. The all-night celebration morphs into a hallucinatory nightmare when they learn their sangria is laced with LSD. From revolutionary director Gaspar Noe (IRREVERSIBLE, ENTER THE VOID).
A selection of the Cannes Film Festival, the Toronto International Film Festival, Fantastic Fest.
In honour of the 25th anniversary of the Verbal Morality Statute, the Schwarzenegger Presidential Library, Taco Bell winning the franchise wars, and of course, the three seashells, DEDfest and Drunken Cinema present GET DEMOLISHED! A DEMOLITION MAN INTERACTIVE SCREENING! In addition to the classic film, we're playing along with a game concocted by those Cocteau-esque deviants from Toronto's Drunken Cinema!
Friday, October 19, 7:00PM
A young woman obsessed with horror subjects herself to hours of grueling torment inside an extreme haunt in an attempt to confront her fears and conquer the tragic past that haunts her. This locally-shot feature is making it's Edmonton debut!
A love triangle featuring the trophy girlfriend of a petty drug lord, caught up in a web of luxury and violence in a modern dark gangster tale set in the beautiful port city of Bodrum on the Turkish Riviera. (Warning, this film contains graphic sexual content)
Directed by Isabella Eklof.
Winner of the NEW WAVE award at Fantastic Fest 2018. A selection of the Sundance FIlm Festival.
The highly controversial film that caused walkouts at the Cannes film fest follows Jack, a highly intelligent serial killer, over the course of twelve years, and depicts the murders that really develop his inner madman.
Desperate for success and quickly loosing grip, a pair of metal musicians lure a young woman to a secluded mansion in hopes of inspiring their next album. However, tensions arise between the two band mates as one of them accidentally falls in love with their soon-to-be victim. Starring genre favorite Larry Fessenden and two-time DEDfest alumni Jeremy Garder!
Directed by Eric Pennycoff.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19, 9:30PM
A unique, intimate and honest portrayal of a girl grieving for the loss of her best friend. That just happens to take place on the day the world ends as we know it. Like Donnie Darko if it was thrown in the blender with the works of H.P. Lovecraft.
"Mixtapes and monsters make for an ethereal, alluring post-apocalyptic horror" - Slashfilm
In a near future where mining conglomerates have turned Canada into a wasteland. Two brothers must travel the same road that claimed their sister's life in their quest to deliver mysterious cargo. En route they must contend with road pirates, rebel gangs, and each other. From the creators of Wolfcop!