lot has been happening with our new anthology film "Hi-8" since our last
January 2014, HorrorHound magazine gave us our first review, calling "Hi-8"
"The Expendables of Shot on Video Horror" and screening the film as
the kickoff film at the HorrorHound Film Festival.
"Hi-8" went on to play more than 10 fests around the world in 2014, including Cutrecon (Madrid), Fright Nights (Vienna), Festerror, Pollygrind Film festival, and Horrible Imaginings, which Exec Producers Brad and Josephina Sykes attended, and where "Hi-8" was awarded prizes in two categories.
garnered a feature article in the November issue of Rue Morgue magazine, who
a genuine sense of fun in Hi-8", calling it "perfectly
sequenced", with " a remarkable sense of cohesiveness in the end
product" and "loads of splatter".
secured distribution with leading indie horror/cult distributor Wild Eye
Releasing, who has already released the film on limited-edition VHS and will
release "Hi-8" on wide-release DVD/VOD December 16.
the VHS here:
the DVD here:
more info and updates, please check out our official site at:
our Facebook page at:
out the trailer here:
NEW ANTHOLOGY "HI-8"
year, Nightfall Pictures has been hard at work producing the new horror
anthology film "Hi-8" (Horror Independent 8).
Along with Tim Ritter at
Twisted Illusions, we have spent 2013
putting together this one of a kind project, which features segments from eight
different legendary indie horror directors, including Tim Ritter (TRUTH OR
DARE?), Brad Sykes (CAMP BLOOD), Donald Farmer (SAVAGE VENGEANCE), Todd Sheets
(ZOMBIE BLOODBATH), Marcus Koch (100 TEARS), Ron Bonk (VICIOUS SWEET), Chris
Seaver (FILTHY MCNASTY),,and newcomer Tony Masiello.
"Hi-8" fan art by Tony Goggles More nice work for "The Scout" by Tony Goggles
Madison (Alexis Codding) wanders through an abandoned desert house.
Madison observed from afar by her boyfriend Adrian (Mark Sadr).
Adrian checks out an old building.
Brad Sykes directs Mark and Alexis
Shooting up on the hill.
Producer Josephina Sykes, Alexis, Mark and Brad on location.
Josephina, Alexis and Brad relax during a shooting break.
Andrea (Danielle Nicole Rosario) is menaced by a killer.
Travis (Paul K.), Brett (Baker Chase) and Andrea watch the footage.
Andrea hides in a cave.
Shooting in the bear caves in Griffith Park’s Old Zoo.
Brad directs the actors.
Andre Martin, Brad, Paul, Josephina and Baker.
SCREENING A SUCCESS, Q&A ON YOUTUBE!
to everyone who came out for our PLAGUERS North Hollywood Premiere on April 28!
The screening went great and everybody stuck around afterward for the
Q&A, T-shirt giveaway and DVD signing.
those who missed the screening, the Q&A is now available to view on Youtube:
Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=694JAIkYNos
Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uon5QTmNDvw
Part 3: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=diAkB_unYlQ
FOR 2012 - NOHO PREMIERE COMING SOON!
all L.A. horror fans: If you haven’t seen PLAGUERS on the big screen yet, this
is your chance!
Nightfall Pictures is pleased to announce the North Hollywood premiere of
PLAGUERS on Saturday, April 28, at 8 p.m. at the NoHo Arts Theatre!
Writer/Director Brad Sykes, Producer Josephina Sykes and other cast and crew will be in attendance for a Q&A after the show, plus there will be DVD signings, giveaways, and more! Tickets are only $5 at the door. Address is: 5101 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601. Please join us for this cool local event and support indie cinema and this great new theatre.
PLAGUERS RELEASED IN AUSTRALIA PLUS NEW BRAD SYKES INTERVIEW AT B-MOVIE NEWS!
To coincide with the PLAGUERS Australian DVD release on Nov. 23, 2011, writer-director Brad Sykes did a comprehensive podcast interview about PLAGUERS and his other films with Leslie Morris at B-Movie News. Thanks, Les!
To hear it, click here:
PLAGUERS has been released in over a dozen countries to date with more to come. Here's the artwork for a few of our foreign releases: Japan (SPACEHAZARD), Russia (MUTANTS: THE 23RD CENTURY), Germany (SPACE OF THE LIVING DEAD) and Greece (DEADLY VIRUS).
NEW FOR 2010 - PLAGUERS ONLINE
ringing in the New Year at Nightfall Pictures with the successful Dec. 8
DVD premiere of PLAGUERS.
coincide with the release, PLAGUERS writer/director Brad Sykes has done
a series of online interviews for various sites around the world.
Check them out here to learn more about the making of this
ambitious, award-winning sci-fi/horror film:
website interview with Michael Compton:
HORROR UK cable premiere interview with James Whittington:
DIXON 2-part interview with Fred Andersson:
PLAGUERS is widely available for rent at Blockbuster Video, Hollywood Video, Movie Gallery, and on Netflix. It can be purchased at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Borders, and many other fine retailers.
Plaguers poster - AFM - Dread Central (11/7/08)
Horror award article (9/16/08)