The 11th edition of Ravenna Nightmare Film Fest, the major Italian Film Festival about horror genre cinema, will take place in Ravenna (Italy) from 26th October to 2nd November 2013 (Halloween period). The Festival will propose the International Competition For Feature Films; and premieres & special events which will make Ravenna, for one week, Italian capital of horror cinema.
Submissions to the International Competition are open. We evaluate features, animations, documentaries, etc. belonging to horror, sci-fi, thriller, fantasy, fantastic genre in its broadest sense. Further information here, deadline for submission is 23rd September 2013.
In previous editions, we guested directors like Dario Argento, Bryan Yuzna, Jeff Lieberman, Lucky McKee, Pupi Avati, Alex Infascelli, Lamberto Bava, Valerio Evangelisti, Manetti Bros, Ruggero Deodato, Silvana Zancolò, Jean Rollin, Jorge Grau, Sean Hogan, Andrew Parkinson, Julian Richards, Simon Rumley, Chris Sivertson, Andreas Marschall, Xavier Gens, Andreas Prochaska, Tom Six.
And we screened films by John Carpenter, Werner Herzog, John McNaughton, Miike Takashi, Jess Franco, Paul Schrader, Takashi Shimizu, Frank Henenlotter, Michael J. Bassett, Uwe Boll, Neil Marshall, Vincent Cassel, Catherine Breillat, Christian Molina, Timur Bekmambetov, David Moreau & Xavier Palud, Fabrice du Welz, Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Kim Chapiron, Kostantin Lopushansky, Jaume Balaguerò, Olly Blackburn, Pearry Reginald Teo, James Witkin, Michael Fassbender, Ole Bornedal, Dominic Murphy, Srdjan Spasojevic, Phil Mulloy, Lee Demarbre, Alex Chandon, Suzi Lorraine …