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Slasher-themed Schedule Announced for Abertoir

The International Horror Festival’s 13th edition will open in Aberystwyth on November 13th.

In addition to the 24 feature films from 12 different countries, this year’s Abertoir features an offsite screening, silent shorts with live piano accompaniment, a live music soundtrack to Vincent Price's classic Last Man on Earth, talks, presentations, a live comedy musical reinterpretation of The Evil Dead 2 through the songs of Elvis Presley, a pub quiz, and an Abertoir Prom Night.

The slasher theme will be celebrated with genre classics such as My Bloody Valentine, Slumber Party Massacre and of course, Friday the 13th, while new films include Christmas zombie musical Anna and the Apocalypse, satirical exploitation flick Assassination Nation and Peter Strickland’s stylish ghost story In Fabric.

This year’s guest of honour is Sean S Cunningham, who will be there to talk about his incredible career on stage and offering a very unique filmmaking masterclass.

Explore the full line-up at www.abertoir.co.uk