One of the top destinations for indie horror, LA’s Shriekfest, now in it’s 10th year, has announced their lineup for their upcoming festival, which will once again take place at the Raleigh Studios in Los Angeles. One of the big gets is Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer, which boasts a number of genre faves, including Lance Henriksen, Danielle Harris, and Tiffany Shepis. Another one to look for is the world premiere of Ashes, which stars Brian Krause and Feast director John Gulager (!). Check below for a few more titles, and visit the Shriekfest site for tickets and other info!
CYRUS: MIND OF A SERIAL KILLER (WEST COAST PREMIERE), starring Doug Jones, Lance Henriksen, Danielle Harris, & Tiffany Shepis
H1N2: VIRUS X (WORLD PREMIERE), starring Sybil Danning and Domiziano Arcangeli
THE AWAKENED (WORLD PREMIERE), starring Robert Picardo & Richard Gross
FROM A PLACE OF DARKNESS, starring John Savage, Bronson Pinchot, Travis Schuldt, & Natalie Zea
ASHES (WORLD PREMIERE), starring Brian Krause, Kadeem Hardison, Barbara Nedeljakova, John Gulager & Richard Gant
The roster encompasses 36 films and 32 screenplay finalists. Awards will be awarded in many categories, including an award for the Best Feature Film and Best Under 18 film/screenplay.
Festival Directors Denise Gossett and Todd Beeson oversee Shriekfest, now in it’s 10th year. For more information www.shriekfest.com
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