October 4, 2018
Bringing a Dark Fairytale to Life without a Budget: Guilhad Emilio Schenker on 'Madam Yankelova's Fine Literature Club'
A film so tasty that the menu could only consist of….people.
This was the year for women-led films at the Austin-based Fantastic Fest, one of the nation’s largest genre film festivals. David Gordon Green’s Halloween sequel opened the week-long event, with Luca Guadagnino’s Suspiria filling in the highly anticipated secret screening spot. But there were other small budget treasures shining just next to the Hollywood productions, including the Lord of the Flies-influenced Ladyworld, the in-depth dystopian thriller Level 16, and a black-and-white coming-of-age dramedy Slut in a Good Way.