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?

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COMPETITION Terms & Conditions

  1. Passes entitle winner to five films of their choice at IFI Horrorthon 2019 (excluding the opening film Little Monsters)
  2. Tickets to individual screenings strictly subject to availability
  3. Passes do not guarantee entry to any screening
  4. Winners must be aged 18 or over.