This unmissable celebration of horror, science fiction and fantasy
has attracted some of the biggest names in the industry since 1990.
28-30 October 2022, Pendulum Hotel & Conference Centre, Manchester, UK
Please note, all guests are subject to professional commitments and may cancel at short notice. Guests may charge for autographs.
Screenwriter and author who, along with Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith, is one of the League of Gentlemen. He also created and co-wrote the West End show Ghost Stories and its film adaptation.
Legendary actor, producer, playwright, screenwriter and critic, who achieved cult status with his film scripts for late Norman J. Warren and for Pete Walker
Alice Lowe has been forced to cancel her appearance at this year’s festival. We apologise for any inconvenience this causes, and appreciate this is very disappointing news. Guests are always booked subject to their professional commitments and circumstances can, unfortunately, change. This is entirely beyond the festival organiser’s control.
Multi-award winning horror author, whose novels include Banquet for the Damned, Apartment 16, Last Days, House of Small Shadows, The Reddening and Cunning Folk. Two of his books, The Ritual and No One Gets Out Alive have been adapted and made into feature films.
Frazer is an artist and writer whose creative career has taken him from the production offices of Walt Disney Animation, to Monty Python, to Jim Henson Productions.
With a diverse career on stage, in movies and TV, Judy is probably best-known for the Hammer horror films Lust for a Vampire and Twins of Evil.
We're thrilled that in-demand actress, writer, producer, musician and 'scream princess' Dani Thompson is joining us at the Festival.
The festival’s home is the Pendulum Hotel (Manchester Conference Centre) on Sackville Street in central Manchester. Attendee accommodation is available at special rates once registration and booking opens. Make sure you register for festival updates.
Festival of Fantastic Films has a unique friendly atmosphere and impeccable pedigree – a hidden gem on the festival circuit.
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