The Viscera Film Festival, a horror Film Festival that presents women created horror films from all over the world has announced the 2009-2010 officially selected Viscera films. Viscera judges Heidi Martinuzzi, Devi Snively, Elisabeth Fies, Stacie Ponder, and Shannon Lark are proud to present the following:
Barbee Butcher by Sophie Lagues
Beautiful As You Are by Doug Mallette and Mary Katherine Sisco
Hollywood Skin by Maude Michaud
I Spit on Eli Roth by Devi Snively
Mary Jane Go Round by Ginnetta Correli (Viscera Award Winner)
Mockingbird by Marichelle Daywalt
Salome's Picnic by Victoria Waghorn
Switch by Melanie Light
The selected films are placed on a compilation DVD which is viewed by Viscera's Sponsors, who are journalists, websites, artists, and affiliated Film Festivals for potential reviews/screenings around the world.
The Viscera Film Festival will have its first screening in the Spring of 2010 (date TBA) in Los Angeles, celebrating Viscera's 2009, 2008, and 2007's selections, accompanied with an award ceremony.
Each selected filmmaker will receive a Viscera Statue and filmmaker Ginnetta Correli will receive the 2009-2010 Viscera Award for her film Mary Jane Go Round.
The Viscera Award is a monetary award suited specifically for women coming together exclusively or creating films on their own instead of participating in cat fights and talking about hairspray.
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Contact: Shannon Lark, CEO of the Mafia and Director of the Viscera Film Festival
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