The four-day occasion will go surfing from October 22nd to 25th
Arrow Video FrightFest will go digital for the second time in 2020 after the troublesome determination was made to cancel the scheduled bodily occasion at Cineworld in Leicester Sq.. as a consequence of ongoing COVID restrictions making the occasion socially, virtually and economically unsustainable. The digital version runs on the identical days from October 22nd to 25th and combines the cinema and the proposed digital Halloween occasion into one on-line pageant expertise.
Ian Rattray, Co-Director, stated in the present day: “It’s with a heavy coronary heart that we announce the cancellation of the Cineworld occasion. Whereas cinemas aren’t affected by the brand new hospitality guidelines, this was the turning level when it comes to the character of the occasion. which we had been comfortable to current to the followers. In view of the looming additional London ban guidelines, it was thought of the most effective plan to place every thing on-line. “
The road-up, which is able to embrace over forty movies, might be introduced on October 1st. The tickets are offered the identical day. As with the net occasion in August, each passes and single tickets can be found.
Arrow Video will proceed to be the principle sponsor. Different confirmed companions at this level embrace broadcast sponsor Horror Channel, international leisure firm Den of Geek and on-line popular culture retailer Zavvi.