Australia’s MONSTER PICTURES counts Cannes breakout film RAW among its Marche acquisitions

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In their most successful market outing to date, Monster Pictures, genre label and producers of Australia’s premier cult film festival Monster Fest (set for November 24-27, 2016) have picked up eight new titles at this year’s Marché du Film, including the festival’s most coveted genre buzz film and feature debut of French director Julia Ducournau, RAW. Adding to its recently-announced first quarter slate of acquisitions (including Argyris Papadimitropoulos’ acclaimed SUNTAN, Danny Perez’ ANTIBIRTH and Jim Hosking’s THE GREASY STRANGLER) and Ducournau’s RAW – about a vegetarian who takes a dark turn following a carnivorous college hazing ritual – Monster is now […]

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Australia’s MONSTER PICTURES announces first-quarter acquisitions THE GREASY STRANGLER and more

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Monster Pictures, genre label and producers of Australia’s premier cult film festival Monster Fest (set for November 24-27, 2016) have been busy in the first quarter of 2016, with a diverse slate of acquisitions with all rights for the ANZ Market. Recent acquisitions include Argyris Papadimitropoulos’ acclaimed SUNTAN (Berlin, Rotterdam, SXSW 2016), Jim Hosking’s gross-out midnight hit THE GREASY STRANGLER (Sundance, SXSW 2016), Danny Perez’ transgressive body-horror ANTIBIRTH (Sundance 2016) starring Natasha Lyonne and Chloe Sevigny, Steve Oram’s odd and wonderful horror-comedy AAAAAAAAH! (FrightFest 2015), featuring a slew of familiar faces from British comedy television (including Julian Barrett and Noel Fielding of […]

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SMOKE ‘EM IF YOU GOT ‘EM DVD LAUNCH

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To celebrate the formation of Monster Pictures new ‘MONSTER MASTERS’ label, we’ve joined together with the fine folks at The LuWow (62 – 70 Johnston Street, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065) to launch our first release, Ray Boseley’s 1988 Melbourne-made ‘Nuke and Puke’ masterpiece, SMOKE ‘EM IF YOU GOT ‘EM as part of the Fitzroy Film Fair on Saturday April 9th. The film fair starts at 12pm and transitions into the full-blown launch at around 5pm. The launch will include 16mm screenings of SMOKE ‘EM IF YOU GOT ‘EM, and TARZAN’S SOUTH YARRA ADVENTURE , a Q&A with select cast and crew […]

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