Miskatonic at Brooklyn Horror: Big Scares on the Small Screen: A Brief History of the Made-for-TV Horror Film

Sat. Oct. 13, 2018

Although rarely held in high regard by critics, the made for television horror film remains an intriguing artifact of network programming. Any subgenre was up for grabs, and the output was disparate, vast, and surprisingly subversive, often producing a collective memory (or trauma, depending) shared by millions of viewers. Join us for a retrospective on the golden age of the telefilm and beyond. This event will be hosted by Amanda Reyes, editor and co-author of Are You in the House Alone? A TV Movie Compendium: 1964-1999.

PHOTOS: Michael Ironside in Conversation at Fantasia

Sat. Oct. 13, 2018

Miskatonic was honoured to have the opportunity to host screen icon Michael Ironside live in conversation at the Fantasia International Film Festival on July 20, 2018, moderated by film writer and producer Heather Buckley. Below are photos from the event. all photos by Julie Delisle except where noted.   Created with flickr slideshow.

MICHAEL IRONSIDE LIVE IN CONVERSATION AT FANTASIA

Fri. Jul. 20, 2018

A career talk with one of the most iconic character actors of our time, and a true legend of the genre film world, moderated by Heather Buckley.

LA DESPAIR: CHASING DEATH WITH JOHN GILMORE (Toronto)

Sat. Jun. 9, 2018

LA Despair: Chasing Death with John Gilmore is a multimedia presentation exploring the life and work of the late Noir and true crime writer John Gilmore that is a meditation on the relationship between pop cultural crime landmarks in the past century and celebrity iconography viewed amidst the landscape of the tragedies he chronicled.

VIDEO: Ramsey Campbell in Conversation with Stephen Jones at Miskatonic London, February 2018

Sat. Jun. 9, 2018

If you missed Miskatonic London’s incredible masterclass with horror fiction giant Ramsey Campbell in a career talk with Editor Stephen Jones on February 15th, 2018, we’ve posted the whole thing on our Youtube channel in two parts, which you can see below, thanks to videographer Li-Wei Chu! PART ONE: PART TWO: