48 Hour Film Project: Horror 2023
Enjoy a series of short horror films just before Halloween! Created by local filmmakers, each film is 4 – 7 minutes long and was created in just 48 hours in early October. Vote for your favorite Horror film in the group, which will be announced at the Awards Ceremony immediately following the screening. Screening is Mon., Oct. 30th, 8:00pm ($12.00). (Naro Ticket Books are valid, no online sales)See Trailer and More Film Info
Haxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages *FREE Fright Night!*
Thursday, October 27th at 8pm, FREE admission!
Naro Video and Old Dominion University invite you to experience the “unadulterated horror” and “satanic, perverted cruelty” of HÄXAN: WITCHCRAFT THROUGH THE AGES, presented with a new score performed live by Norfolk noise witch Karacell with an introduction from Naro Video Coven member Erik Swallow. Admission is free!
For 100 years, this silent Swedish shocker has terrorized audiences world-wide with its anticlerical images of satanic depravity. “Unfit for public exhibition,” was the word in Variety. Some people just don’t know how to have a good time.
*Programming Note: This will be film’s 1968 stoner cut, a shortened U.S. release for the midnight movie circuit.See Trailer and More Film Info
48 Hour Film Project: Horror 2022
See what our local filmmakers can do! In early October local filmmakers took 2 days to make a short, 4-7 minute horror genre film. Now everyone’s film screens and the participants compete for Audience Favorite Award (voting is at the Thursday screening) and to make The Best Of Horror 48 Hour Film Project Hampton Roads screening (winners announced after the Sunday screening). Screenings are Thurs., Oct. 20, 8pm; and Sun., Oct. 30th, 8pm. $10 admission. (Naro Ticket Books are valid).See Trailer and More Film Info
The Craft *Fright Night*
Friday, October 14th at 9:15 pm!
After transferring to a new high school, Sarah (Robin Tunney) finds that her telekinetic gift appeals to a group of three wannabe witches, who happen to be seeking a fourth member for their rituals. Bonnie (Neve Campbell), Rochelle (Rachel True) and Nancy (Fairuza Balk), like Sarah herself, all have troubled backgrounds, which combined with their nascent powers lead to dangerous consequences. When a minor spell causes a fellow student to lose her hair, the girls grow drunk with power. They watch their spells get out of control, and the new coven soon realizes that with magic, “whatever you give comes back three-fold.” (1996, R, 105 m)See Trailer and More Film Info
The Thing *Fright Night*
Friday, October 6th at 9:30 pm!
A research facility in Antarctica comes across an alien force that can become anything it touches with 100% accuracy. The members must now find out who’s human and who’s not before it’s too late. A master work of horror directed by the legendary John Carpenter. (1982, R, 109m)See Trailer and More Film Info