Magazine article Screen International

Helsinki Genre Festival Night Visions to Host Jack Sholder, Sergio Martino Retrospectives

Magazine article Screen International

Helsinki Genre Festival Night Visions to Host Jack Sholder, Sergio Martino Retrospectives

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Genre festival to open with Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’.

Genre festival Night Visions has revealed the line-up for this year’s event, which will run from November 20-24 in Helsinki, Finland.

The opening film is Bong Joon-ho’s Cannes Palme d’Or winner Parasite while other highlights include Rian Johnson’s whodunnit Knives Out and Vaclav Marhoul’s World War II drama The Painted Bird, starring Udo Kier, Harvey Keitel and Stellan Skarsgard.

The festival will celebrate the work of US director Jack Sholder by screening three of his 1980s horror films: The Hidden, Alone in the Dark and A Nightmare On Elm Street Part 2: Freddy’s Revenge.

Italian director Sergio Martino will also be lauded with screenings of 2019: After The Fall Of New York, The Strange Vice Of Mrs. …

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