The most horrifying event in the Irish film calendar, IFI Horrorthon returns this month to the newly refurbished IFI . This year’s festival, the most international in its history, will open on Thursday October 24th with the Irish premiere of Abe Forsythe’s zom-com Little Monsters starring Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o. Nyong’o plays a kindergarten teacher who must protect her class from hoards of the undead with the help of a children’s entertainer, played by Josh Gad. The opening event will include a screening of James Quinn’s new short Daughter of Dismay, screening in 70mm. The IFI have given us some passes to allow horror fans to attend 5 movies during this years festival. Keep reading for your chance to win. SCHEDULE Here’s this years full festival schedule, with something to excite every horror fan. Thursday, October 24th 19.00: Little Monsters + short Daughter of Dismay 21.10: Girl on the Third Floor 23.00: Blood and Flesh: The Reel Life and Grizzly Death of Al Adamson 23.00: Infection 23.10: The Black String Friday, October 25th 13.20: Here Comes Hell 14.50: Alive 16.45: 1BR 18.50: She Never Died 20.45: Bliss 22.20: DOUBLE BILL: The Damned / Echoes of Fear 22.30: DOUBLE BILL: The Drone / Mutant Blast 22.45: Deathcember Saturday, October 26th 13.00: Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street 15.00: I See You 17.00: Kindred Spirits 19.00: Color Out of Space 21.20: Bullets of Justice 23.00: Finale 23.00: Trick 23.10: Antrum: The Deadliest Film Ever Made Sunday, October 27th 13.00: Short Film Showcase 15.00: The Magnificent Obsession of Michael Reeves 16.50: The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil 19.00: Surprise Film 21.00: Why Don’t You Just Die! 22.50: A Night of Horror: Nightmare Radio 23.00: The Perished 23.10: Reborn Monday, October 28th 13.00: Immortal 14.50: Daniel Isn’t Real 16.50: Porno 18.45: The Pool 20.40: Come to Daddy + short Meat Cute TICKETS Individual tickets for Horrorthon films cost €11.50. Tickets to the opening night screening of Little Monsters, including a complimentary beer or soft drink, cost €15. A five-day festival pass is available for €160, including admission to Little Monsters. Five-film passes are available for €50 and ten-film passes are available for €90, excluding Little Monsters. Individual tickets are on sale now in person at the IFI Box Office, by phone on 01-6793477, or online at www.ifi.ie/horrorthon. Five-day passes and multi-film passes can be purchased in person or over the phone from the IFI Box Office. ENTER THE COMPETITION To be in with the chance of winning a pass to HORRORTHON 2019 just answer the following easy question. Each pass will allow horror fans to attend 5 movies during the festival (see terms and conditions below). Q: What is the opening film at HORRORTHON 2019? Your Answer Your Name (required) Your Email (required) Your Postal Address Sign up to our mailing list - Find out about more competitions COMPETITION Terms & Conditions Passes entitle winner to five films of their choice at IFI Horrorthon 2019 (excluding the opening film Little Monsters) Tickets to individual screenings strictly subject to availability Passes do not guarantee entry to any screening Winners must be aged 18 or over.