Dark Star Pictures, along with Bloody Disgusting, host a weekend virtual event from Friday, January 22, to Sunday, January 24, to celebrate the distributor’s most recent international genre offerings.
The lineup of films includes selections from recent film festivals of Sundance, Fantasia, Nightstream, and Cinepocalypse.
The films included for the virtual film festival includes PVT Chat, Koko-Di Koko-Da, Jumbo, Attack of the Demons, Dirty God, and Climate of the Hunter.
Also, there will be a special one time only secret screening of a film, which is the latest acquisition from Dark Star Pictures and Bloody Disgusting in their collab brand. With this unannounced film, the secret screening is available for its special festival-goers on Saturday, January 23 for 24 hours, on an exclusive screening portal.
“We’re proud of the genre of films we’ve acquired over the past year and are eager to celebrate and re-introduce these to the online film community,” said Dark Star Pictures creative director Josh Goldbloom in a statement. “In addition, taking advantage of virtual platforms now available to us, we thought we’d have a lil’ fun and give you a taste of the future and our exciting new collaboration with Bloody Disgusting. We’re beyond stoked for you to not just hear, but see our latest surprise acquisition.”
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Here is the synopsis of the films in the lineup:
- Attack of the Demons – When a small Colorado town is overrun by a legion of mutating demons, three friends must use every skill they have to stave off the demon apocalypse.
- Koko-Di Koko-Da – As a couple goes on a trip to find their way back to each other, a sideshow artist and his shady entourage emerge from the woods, terrorizing them, luring them deeper into a maelstrom of psychological terror and humiliating slapstick.
- Climate of the Hunter – Two sisters vie for the affections of a man who may or may not be a vampire.
- Dirty God – A young British mother struggles to reclaim her life after a brutal acid attack leaves her severely scarred.
- Jumbo – A shy woman develops a sexual attraction to an amusement park ride.
- PVT Chat – Uncut Gems breakout Julia Fox stars as a cam girl whose client becomes fixated on her in this voyeuristic romantic thriller.
Tickets are available for free on a first-come, first-served basis by RSVP through the ticketing links on www.darkstarpics.com. Films are screened through Eventive, which is supported by different web browsers, including apps available on Apple TV, Roku, and Chromecast.
Source: Dark Star Pictures