Film, Horror

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Backyard Cinema Zombie Apocalypse

Eight zombie films screened across eight days, plus a whole heap of live zombie action to fight your way through before reaching the cinema.There's also draft & bottled beer courtesy of Brooklyn Brewery, antidote cocktails and the guys from Benito's Hat dish up Zombie burritos and tacos.

Hackney Wick, London E9

Fri 31 Oct

£30

Sat 1 Nov

£30

Sun 2 Nov

£30

…and 5 more dates until 7 Nov

Horror Classic Film Night

Celebrate Hallowe'en with a classic silent horror film. Featuring live music and sound effects by Gladstone's Bag. Go in fancy dress as your favourite horror movie character.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

0141 553 0840

Film4 Frightfest

Horror movie festival running over five days. Opening with Adam Wingard's new film The Guest.

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

0871 902 5723

Abertoir

The 9th annual Abertoir Horror Festival is themed around the 1980s, with events looking at the Video Recordings Act which led to the 'video nasties' campaign. Also screening new films including four UK premieres.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Tue 11 Nov

Times & prices vary / 01970 623 232

Wed 12 Nov

Times & prices vary / 01970 623 232

Thu 13 Nov

Times & prices vary / 01970 623 232

…and 3 more dates until 16 Nov

The Afterlife Investigations

This documentary presents some of the most remarkable evidence ever for life after death. In the Scole Experiments scientists witnessed more phenomena than in any other evidential exercise in the history of the paranormal. 

Tolbooth, Stirling

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (£4.50) / 01786 274000

Part of Paranormal Scotland.

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Cold Cuts

A collection of short horror films, featuring everything from ghosts to creepy carnival rides.

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Fri 31 Oct

0292 030440

  • 16:00 Cold Cuts Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Dead by Dawn

Celebrating 22 years of cinematic scares, the Filmhouse's horror fest ups the gore ante with a selection of blood-curdling genre premieres, classic features, short films and special guests. For a concentrated dose of evil, the Spawn of Dawn mini-fest runs throughout the Saturday night.

Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Apr 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 228 2688

Fri 24 Apr 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 228 2688

Sat 25 Apr 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 228 2688

Sun 26 Apr 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 228 2688

Dundead Horror Film Festival

For the fifth year running Dundee indulges its more bloodthirsty side with a bank holiday weekend of cinematic thrills and scares. With a programme of sneak previews and terrifying classics, the event has an inclusive feel, welcoming suggestions via twitter and facebook.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Thu 30 Apr 2015

Times & prices vary / 01382 909900

Fri 1 May 2015

Times & prices vary / 01382 909900

Sat 2 May 2015

Times & prices vary / 01382 909900

Sun 3 May 2015

Times & prices vary / 01382 909900

I Know What I Saw

A documentary guaranteed to change the way we see the universe. Director, James Fox assembled the most credible UFO witnesses from around the world to testify at The National Press Club in Washington D.C.: Air Force Generals, astronauts, military and commercial pilots, government and FAA officials from seven countries…

Tolbooth, Stirling

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (£4.50) / 01786 274000

Part of Paranormal Scotland.

Johnny Walker & Mark McKenna: From Video Collecting to Contemporary Cinema

Johnny Walker and Mark McKenna explore the legacy of the 1980s' video nasties.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Fri 14 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01970 623 232

Part of Abertoir.

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Martin Barker v The World: The Fight for the Video Nasties

Professor Martin Barker relives his experiences from the 1980s, battling the likes of Mary Whitehouse in defence of horror films.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Thu 13 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01970 623 232

Part of Abertoir.

Memoirs of a Sinner

Arguably the greatest & most influential of all Scottish novels James Hogg’s “The Private Memoirs & Confessions of a Justified Sinner” has only once been adapted as a feature film. The version of the film we are showing has French subtitles only. No other subtitled version is currently available anywhere in the…

Tolbooth, Stirling

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (£4.50) / 01786 274000

Part of Paranormal Scotland.

Memoirs of a Sinner

This documentary presents some of the most remarkable evidence ever for life after death. In the Scole Experiments scientists witnessed more phenomena than in any other evidential exercise in the history of the paranormal. 

Tolbooth, Stirling

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (£4.50) / 01786 274000

Part of Paranormal Scotland.

Nicko and Joe’s Bad Film Club

A collection of risible horror films with live commentary and special guests.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 16 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01970 623 232

Part of Abertoir.

A Night of Short Horror Films

Yep, you guessed it. It's a night of short horror films.

Phoenix Cinema Falmouth

Thu 30 Oct

Premium screening

01326 313072

Pub Quiz

Get your thinking caps on for this horror themed quiz.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wed 12 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01970 623 232

Part of Abertoir.

  • 21:30 Pub Quiz Aberystwyth Arts Centre

The Scottish Paranormal Festival

Hallowe'en festival based in Stirling that has its 'serious face' on during the day, with talks, lectures, discussion and investigations into all things paranormal, then becomes more light-hearted – but, simultaneously, spooky – in the evening, with films, ghost hunts and psychic medium shows.

Various venues: Stirling

Fri 31 Oct

Times & prices vary

Sat 1 Nov

Times & prices vary

Sun 2 Nov

Times & prices vary

Short Films Competition

A collection of short European horror films in competition for the Short Film Méliès d'Argent.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wed 12 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01970 623 232

Part of Abertoir.

Silent Shorts Vol 2 with Paul Shallcross

Silent film pianist Paul Shallcross presents a new collection of silent horror shorts from the early 20th century.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 16 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01970 623 232

Part of Abertoir.