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Abertoir Horror Film Festival

Abertoir Horror Film Festival 2010Back for its 5th year, Abertoir is Wales’ National Horror Festival.

From the 10th – 14th November the creme de la creme of the horror scene, from movies makers to musicians and special guests will be gracing the stage at Aberystwyth Arts Centre.

Five day passes are now available for £47.50 and can be booked online.




The festival offers over 20 film screenings, including exclusive UK premieres all the way through to cult classics.


On the 12th November punk legends The Damned will also be gracing the stage, supported by Aberystwyth favourites Zombina and the Skeletones.


As well as this there will also be an exclusive premiere of Robin Hardy’s ‘The Wicker Tree’. Robin, who will be in attendance, has produced the film as the follow up the to his hit film ‘The Wicker Man’.


Also on offer, Robery Lloyd Parry’s acclaimed one man show of ghost stories by candle light, as read by one of Britains most renowned ghost story writers and tellers, and a showing of classic silent movie ‘The Cat And The Canary’.


This is an event not to be missed! And for those who need a break from the films on offer, there are a number of Q&A sessions, book signings and meet and greats with the stars of the horror scene. And even better, you get the chance to be a Zombie in upcoming film The Zombie Diaries 2, which is shooting in Aberystwyth during the festival!


Stand alone tickets can also be purchased for individual events.


For more information, including updates to the events schedule, please see the official Abertoir website.

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