(Los Angeles, CA) Shriekfest Film Festival – The Los Angeles International Horror/SciFi Film Festival is proud to announce that the World Premiere of the new film MALIGNANT will be the opening night feature for this year’s festival, on Friday, October 4th, 2013.
A thrilling film mixing grief, addiction, and horror stars Gary Cairns (THE JINN), the amazing Brad Dourif (HALLOWEEN, LORD OF THE RINGS), and Nick Nicotera (Vampire Apocolypse).
The fourth feature film by new generation director Brian Avenet-Bradley, MALIGNANT is the story of a grieving man who becomes the victim of a horrific experiment to cure his addiction.
In addition to MALIGNANT Shriekfest will screen nine other features, including Gary Schultz’s DEVIL IN MY RIDE, the terrifying ABDUCTED, the exploration of extreme horror AN AMERICAN TERROR, the new UK hit JUDAS GHOST, the excellent and tense HAZMAT, the disturbing FOUND, and the thriller, THE LAST LIGHT.
In addition to the 10 features, 34 outstanding and diverse international SHORTS from 7 countries will also screen. Horror, comedies, suspense, science-fiction, ghosts, experimental, vampires, maniacs, and even a Sasquatch!
The Shriekfest Film Festival runs October 3-6, 2013. Opening night party will be at Boardners/Club B52; the rest of the festival will be at the iconic Raleigh Studios. Tickets are available at the official website, along with more detailed information on tickets and times: www.shriekfest.com.