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Salem Horror Fest

October 3

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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until October 14, 2019

Salem Horror Fest is an exploration of cultural fears through the lens of horror. To overcome fear, we must first understand it. #KnowFear

See website for a complete schedule of events.

Thursday, October 3
Mass Hysteria – Premiere

Friday, October 4
Attack the Block – Film Screening
The Blob – Film Screening
Body / Snatch – Salem Horror Fest Official Party

Saturday, October 5
The Faculty of Horror – Live Podcast
Ghosts in Your Feed: Social Media in Horror Films – Lecture
Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror
The Thing – Film Screening
Under the Skin – Film Screening

Sunday, October 6
Scream, Queen: My Nightmare on Elm Street – Premiere
Serial Mom – 25th Anniversary Film Screening
Ed Wood – 25th Anniversary Film Screening
Meet Rachel True (The Craft, Half Baked)
AD NAUSEAM: Newsprint Nightmares from the 1980’s
Meet Mark Patton (Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge)
Meet Linnea Quigley (Scream Queen Icon)
Nevrland – Film Screening

Wednesday, October 9
John Waters Live

Friday, October 11
Meet Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
Frankenstein – Film Screening
Trick r’ Treat – 10th Anniversary Film Screening
Tales from the Crypt 30th Anniversary Marathon
Trick or Treat – 33 1/3 Anniversary Film Screening
The Bride of Frankenstein Film Screening

Saturday, October 12
Paranormal Activity – 10th Anniversary – Film Screening
The Blair Witch Project – 20th Anniversary – Film Screening
Meet Adrienne Barbeau (The Fog, Creepshow, Escape From NY)
Meet John Kassir (The Crypt-Keeper)
Legacy of the Marsten House: The Political, Cultural, and Theological Impact of Stephen King’s ‘salem’s Lot
Antrum – Film Screening
Lovecraft: Feat of the Unknown – Film Screening
Re-Animator – Film Screening
From Beyond – Film Screening

Sunday, October 13
Dante’s Inferno – Live Score by Maurizio Guarini (GOBLIN)
Meet Adrienne Barbeau (The Fog, Creepshow, Escape From NY)
Meet John Kassir (The Crypt-Keeper)
That’s la Morte: Italian Cult Cinema and the Years of Lead – Film Screening
Island of Lost Souls – Film Screening
Artik – Film Screening
The Invisible Man – Film Screening



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