It was recently announced that two very familiar horror icons,the Soska Sisters better know as The Twisted Twins,will be joining writers,filmmakers,producers,and more at the 1st annual Women In Horror Film Festival.
From the press release:
Festival Directors and horror filmmakers Samantha Kolesnik and Vanessa Ionta Wright are thrilled to welcome some amazing guests, panelists and guest judges to the 2017 Women in Horror
Film Festival! Guest judges and panelists Marianne Maddalena, Heather Langenkamp & Amanda Wyss. A panel with Jen & Sylvia Soska. Appearances by Lynn Lowry, Sonya Thompson and Greg Nicotero (Executive Producer of The Walking Dead).
WIHFF is proud to support and showcase female filmmakers and screenwriters from around the world. When asked what prompted the launch of the festival, Vanessa said, “I think this is an opportunity to celebrate women in film and the integral role that we play both on and off the screen.” Samantha added, “As a huge fan of genre films, and as someone who really enjoys working with diverse creative teams, I’m excited to launch this festival to celebrate and honor the tremendous work being produced by talented women creatives and their colleagues.”
WIHFF is offering opportunities for small business owners & artists to display and sell their work by reserving vendor space at the fest. More information can be found on the festival website at www.WIHFF.com/tickets.html
The festival will be coming to the beautiful Crowne Plaza Hotel & Conference Center in Peachtree City, GA September 21-24, 2017. Tickets are available at www.squareup.com/store/women-inhorror-film-fest.
WIHFF will be hosting a VIP party Thursday September 21, 2017 for all film and screenplay finalists where they can mingle and meet each other. Press will be there to put the spotlight on the finalists and celebrity guests will be there to meet and greet the attendees. A limited amount of exclusive passes will be sold for this event so be sure to keep an eye out and join us on the red carpet!