Do you like scary movies?

In the run up to Halloween we asked some of our festival team what their favourite scary horror movies were. The results we got were more varied than we first anticipated. Festival judge Layla Mirmalek: ‘My favourite supernatural chiller film is What Lies Beneath. I will never forget seeing this at a midnight showing, with … More Do you like scary movies?

The Oxford International Short Film Festival 2019

On Saturday 23rd March, 2019, St John’s College Oxford welcomed over 150 film makers and guests for its inaugural International Short Film Festival. After receiving over 300 short film submissions from all over the world, head judge and festival organiser, Andrew Carslaw, along with fellow organiser Stan Mackrell and a select team, whittled down the … More The Oxford International Short Film Festival 2019

Block B8 – Quirky

Our final block ‘Quirky’ is best described as our Dramedy block and it contains some absolute gems! This block will be shown in the Prestwich Room at 3pm and in the Larkin Room at 5pm. Pianist In a Brothel (UK, dir. Ciaran Crudden)A pianist plays in a brothel, without so much as a glance in … More Block B8 – Quirky

Block B6 – Be Careful!

This block delves into the horror genre and features mostly cautionary tales (usually of the ‘be careful what you wish for’ variety). The block will be shown in the Prestwich Room at 10am and in the Larkin Room at 3pm.The Anatomist (UK, dir. Nicci Thompson)Dr. Moir, a pioneer of Anatomy in the north-east of Scotland … More Block B6 – Be Careful!