On-Screen, Off-Screen: Spielberg’s Gateway

Steven Spielberg poses with E.T.

“On-Screen, Off-Screen” is our monthly film series created to showcase a more personal retrospective about some of our favourite filmmakers. Each month, one 25YL staffer will choose one of their own favourite filmmakers—be it a director or performer or writer or composer or production designer, etc—and will analyse what it is about their on-screen work …

Animal Nature: Revisiting the Brilliance and Brutality of Argento’s Animal Trilogy

Posters represent the three films of Argento's Animal Trilogy.

What is it about strangeness and oddity that always catches our eye? Life is full of mysteries, but we’re somehow enthralled by the things which defy our practicalities and traditions. No-one seems to understand that fascination more than Dario Argento. Long before his unforgettable films like Deep Red and Suspiria came to the big screen, …

The Sound Of Fear: A Conversation With Writer-Director Graham Reznick

Deadwax is Shudder's first original short-form series.

  Graham Reznick has spent almost two decades perfecting a balance between music and the moving image. In addition to work with films such as the infamous VHS, he found time to expand his career to the music industry. 2018 saw the release of not one, but two well-received records from the filmmaker. Now, he's …