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The Vend Drive-by: James Findlay

A graduate of the University of New South Wales Media Communications Degree, James Findlay has written and directed a variety of short films and documentaries over the years.  His horror short, ZZZZ, screened in festivals around Australia and
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And Hello Pittsburgh!

The short film, Sisters, has been selected for the Pittsburgh Horror Film Festival!!

The festival will e run at the Monroeville Convention Center this June 3rd, 4th, and 5th June – so if you’re in Pittsburgh with time on your hands and a need to be afraid, be very afraid, head on over!

For those of you in Sydney with time on your hands …

… just over 8 minutes to be precise, why not go along to the screening of Sisters at the Night of Horror Film Festival?

The session is taking place at Metro Screen, Paddington Town Hall (Cnr Oxford Street and Oatley Road, Paddington), Wednesday, April 6, at 6:30pm. Sisters will be screening in competition for: “Audience Choice Award: Best Australian Short Film”.
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Sisters +

And this just to hand: Sisters has been selected for the Athens Intl Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival. Why yes, there is Snoopy Dancing.

A film-related squeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

Remember when I posted this?

Remember when I said it was even better than bacon patches? Well, now it’s even better than Baconaise.

I just heard that Sisters has been accepted for the WOW Flim Festival and the
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2010: The Year in Review, or 2011: The Year Ahead

It’s a Saturday morning and I’m sitting on the couch, surveying the remains of yesterday’s shred-fest (I cleaned out the spare room, which used to be my study) and waiting for the coffee to kick in. It seems
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Short Films: Kill Devil Hill

I’m always interested in what’s happening in short films – it’s incredible to see how much story can be told in a truncated format. Short horror flicks are also of particular interest (my short story, Sunday Drivers was turned into the 8 minute film Sisters, by James Findlay this year).

Here’s an interview over at Examiner.com with Ace Jordan,
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Even Better than Bacon Patches!

What cheers you up even more than bacon patches? Seeing stills of the movie that’s been made of one of your short stories, that’s what! Huzzah. And creepy thing is: the dead girl looks exactly as I imagined her in my head when I wrote the story.

Sisters is based on Sunday Drivers, which appeared at The Daily Cabal.

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Squeeee

Just heard from talented young filmmaker, James Findlay (he of ‘Vend’), that preproduction is about to start on ‘Sisters’. This is a short film based on my first Daily Cabal story ‘Sunday Drivers’. My friend Mark Kassab (talented screenwriter) wrote the script. Can’t wait to see how it turns out 🙂

Sunday Drivers

The dead girl sits in the passenger seat, watching
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