The horror animation virus is spreading all over the place. Big news and more events for the Wild Eye Releasing’s Night of the Living Dead Re-Animated.
Night of the Living Dead: Reanimated is a collaborative artistic re-envisioning of the 1968 cult classic. International artists and animators are invited to select their favorite scenes and recreate them through their artwork. Night of the Living Dead: Reanimated a video based art show. Artists from around the world were invited to select scenes from the original film and make them their own. With no restrictions on style, media or process the resulting works ranged from oil paintings to comic illustrations and sock puppets to digital animation. These workss were then curated into a visual track of artwork and set to the audio of George A. Romero’s masterpiece, ‘Night of the Living Dead’.
NOTLD:R is not meant to replace the original film but rather to supplement your viewing experience by allowing you to see the film through the eyes and hands of these talented individuals.
Events This Week:
This Saturday (10/10/09)
Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
55 Wyckoff Ave
Event Details: SFSNNJ hosts the Northeastern US of NOTLD:R.
Guests of the event include Mike Schneider (organizer/ curator of NOTLD:R), Rob Hauschild + Peter Gutierrez (wild Eye Releasing) and a number of NOTLD:R Artists.
After the screening there will be a Q+A session and then a zombie panel featuring Jonathan Maberry and other acclaimed horror authors.
This is a free event and open to the public.
Severed Sinema Presents NOTLD:R
Next Friday (10/16/09)
524 Main Street
Event Details: Severed Sinema presents ‘Halloween Hell Night’.
Event includes a triple feature of Phantasm, The Exorcist, and a special Midnight Screening of Night of the Living Dead: Reanimated, live musical proformances by:
Nu Pro Sta Kaif and Rooster Baby, horror art show in the lobby featuring the paintings of John Kolbek and Mike Parson and a horror comic show, featuring the collaborative comics of NOTLD:R artists in the main cooridoor.
Special guests of the event include NOTLD:R Organizer/ Curator, Mike Schneider, and a number of NOTLD:R Artists.
Tickets available at the door: $5 for the entire event. (21+ to drink.)
Next Sunday (10/18/09)
4.5pm – 11pm
Event Details: Dedfest hosts NOTLD:R’s Canadian Premiere.
Schedule for the Day:
4:30 NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: REANIMATED
6:30 ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE
9:00 DEAD SNOW