Check out this cool trailer for Juan of the Dead, a Cuban made zombie movie that looks to be heavily influenced by both the early works of George Romero as well as the more modern Shaun of the Dead form Edgar Wright. Cuba’s first horror film was Written and directed by Alejandro Bruges and takes place 50 years after the Cuban Revolution, where the island is overrun by zombies the government swears were sent by the United States. Look for this at this years Austin Film Festival.
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January 23 | A Conversation in Film: Breaking Into & Writing for Televisionfeaturing Noah Hawley (
After the Austin Film Festival Screenwriter Panel at Austin Comic Con, The Noob News’ Richard Watson got a chance to talk with Writer, Director, Producer Tim McCanlies (Iron Giant, Second Hand Lions, 2 Bobs) and had a great conversation.
This week on the Noob News Podcast Richard and Christian are joined by friend of the show Mario Pena to discuss Mario’s winning entry into the Fantastic Fest Bumper Contest, the upcoming Austin Film Festival, as well as breaking news on several new animated shows coming to tv this fall. All this and much much more on this episode of The Noob News Podcast.