HP Lovecraft Film Fest

(8.19) The H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival returns to Providence this weekend with over twelve hours of Lovecraftian film screenings at RISD’s Metcalf Auditorium. Additional events will be taking place at Lovecraft Arts & Sciences Council in the Providence Arcade. (Facebook event page.)

H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival® returns to Lovecraft’s hometown of Providence for a full weekend of cosmic horror, hosted by Brian and Gwen Callahan of the HPLFF in Portland, and Niels Hobbs of NecronomiCon Providence!

Feature film screenings include “Housewife” by Can Evrenol . . . Xavier Gens’s “Cold Skin,” Philip Gelatt’s “They Remain,” and “Necronomicón: The Book Of Hell,” plus over 20 new Lovecraftian short films from France, Spain, Czech Republic, Sweden, Austria, Finland, the UK, USA, and Canada! Several filmmakers will be visiting for Q&A. For film list and more info go here.

Friday, August 17, 5pm to 10pm
Saturday, August 18, noon to 9pm
Sunday, August 19, noon to 5pm

Official Saturday Night After-Party begins at 9:30pm in the Arcade Providence. This may include author readings.

Narragansett Beer and Lovecraft Arts & Sciences Council are hosting the official 2018 H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival® – Providence, RI After Party. Better yet, we’re bringing only 2 kegs of our extremely limited Dead Passion’s Flame, a peach and passionfruit wheat ale we brewed a small batch of just for Lovecraft’s birthday. They will be available on tap at New Harvest Coffee & Spirits and Rogue Island Local Kitchen & Bar.

Tickets available now. Choose from 3-day packages or single day tickets. Times listed each day may change slightly.

Film fest starts Friday, August 17, Metcalf Auditorium, Chace Center, RISD Museum, 20 North Main Street, (directions)

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