Festival Schedule

2018-02-16
2018-02-16
Theater 9
Theater 13
Theater 12
Theater 11
Theater 10
Lobby
Evening Off-Site Event
2018-02-17
2018-02-17
Theater 9
Theater 13
Theater 12
Theater 11
Theater 10
Lobby
Evening Off-Site Event
2018-02-18
2018-02-18
Theater 9
Theater 13
Theater 12
Theater 11
Theater 10
Evening Off-Site Event
Theater 9
Theater 13
Theater 12
Theater 11
Theater 10
Lobby
Evening Off-Site Event
Theater 9
Theater 13
Theater 12
Theater 11
Theater 10
Lobby
Evening Off-Site Event
Theater 9
Theater 13
Theater 12
Theater 11
Theater 10
Evening Off-Site Event
17:00 - 18:30
Walter Welsh Live Makeup Demo

Don’t miss FACE OFF finalist Walter Welsh and his homemade latex creations!

 
17:00 - 18:20
KILLING DIAZ

About the Film

Be sure to stick around for a special Q&A with writer/director Cameron Fife, sound tech Malcolm Fife, and cast members Adam Brooks, Andy Fischer-Price, and Bradford Benoit!

 
17:00
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Featuring our Heroines of Horror: Barbara Crampton, Kelli Maroney, and Suzanne Snyder!

 
17:10 - 18:01
SHORT FILM BLOCK B
17:20 - 18:48
KILLER KLOWNS FROM OUTER SPACE (1988)

About the Film

Stay tuned for a Q&A and signing with the film’s star, Suzanne Snyder!

 
17:30 - 18:55
MY UNCLE JOHN IS A ZOMBIE!

About the Film

Stay tuned for a Q&A with horror legend John Russo.

 
18:15 - 19:35
LIVING AMONG US

About the Film

Be sure to stick around for a special Q&A with writer/director Brian A. Metcalf and cast members Thomas Ian Nicholas, Andrew Keegan, Chad Todhunter, and Jessica Morris!

 
18:25 - 18:55
Q&A with KILLING DIAZ Cast and Crew
 
18:55 - 19:25
Q&A with Suzanne Snyder

Find out everything you ever wanted to know about KILLER KLOWNS, RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD II, and NIGHT OF THE CREEPS!

Signing in the lobby to follow.

 
19:00 - 19:40
Q&A with John Russo

All the tips and tricks of indie zombie filmmaking with John Russo!

Moderated by genre legend Bill Lustig.

Signing in the lobby to follow.

 
19:00 - 19:45
Filmmaker SFX Makeup Session with Ellimacs

Join SFX makeup sensation Ellinor Rosander for tips on how to make your indie film effects stand out!

PLEASE NOTE: This particular session is for Silver Scream filmmakers, writers, and artists ONLY. Other demos throughout the weekend will be open to the general public.

 
19:25 - 20:27
SHORT FILM BLOCK A
19:30 - 20:00
Signing with Suzanne Snyder
 
19:40 - 20:10
Q&A with LIVING AMONG US Cast and Crew
 
19:45 - 20:15
Signing with John Russo
 
20:00 - 23:00
Opening Night Reception at Third Street Aleworks

Beer, wine, and food, featuring Ricou Browning’s 88th Birthday Celebration!

 
20:30 - 21:21
MONSTER KIDS: THE IMPACT OF THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT
20:30 - 22:00
THE GREEN SLIME (1968)
20:30 - 23:20
SPECIAL EFFECTS MASTER CLASS VOL. 1

Special video tutorials for future monster makeup artists!

Volume 1 includes: MAQUETTE, HEADCASTING, LATEX APPLIANCE, CREATURE BUST, HALF MASK, and FANGS.

 
20:35 - 21:39
SHORT FILM BLOCK C
22:00 - 23:47
THE CHILD REMAINS
22:00 - 23:13
DERELICTS
22:00 - 00:23
SUPERMAN (1978): 40TH ANNIVERSARY
22:30 - 00:06
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968)

About the Film

NOTE: The version of NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD scheduled for Friday is the original print. You can catch the Criterion remastered edition on Saturday.

 
11:00 - 12:30
BLUSH School of Makeup Live Demo

We welcome Stephanie from BLUSH School of Makeup for a special live demonstration! Monster cosmetics have never been easier!

 
11:00 - 12:41
REPLACE (2017)

About the Film

Stay tuned after the feature for a Q&A with star Barbara Crampton!

 
11:10 - 12:02
SHORT FILM BLOCK A
11:20 - 12:21
SHORT FILM BLOCK B
11:30 - 12:49
CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON (1954)

About the Film

After all three CREATURE films there will be a special Q&A with Ricou Browning!

 
12:15 - 13:25
KILLING DIAZ

About the Film

Be sure to stick around for a special Q&A with writer/director Cameron Fife, sound tech Malcolm Fife, and cast members Adam BrooksAndy Fischer-Price, and Bradford Benoit!

 
12:45 - 13:15
Q&A with Barbara Crampton

Got a question for genre star and horror icon Barbara Crampton? Ask away!

Moderated by Vincent Van Dahl of Creature Features.

Signing in the lobby to follow.

 
12:50 - 14:03
DERELICTS

About the Film

Stay tuned after the feature for a Q&A with writer/director B.C. Glassberg, writer/actor Andre Evrenos, writer/actor Clay Shirley, actor Marcela Louise, producter/editor Matt Stryker, and producer Udoy Rahim!

 
13:00 - 14:30
Ellimacs SFX Live Demo

Don’t miss horror makeup sensation Ellinor Rosander of ellimacs SFX!

 
13:00 - 14:22
REVENGE OF THE CREATURE (1955)
 
13:20 - 13:50
Signing with Barbara Crampton
 
13:30 - 14:00
Q&A with KILLING DIAZ Cast and Crew
 
14:10 - 14:40
Q&A with DERELICTS Cast and Crew
 
14:20 - 15:55
NIGHT OF THE COMET (1984)

About the Film

Stay tuned for the Q&A with star Kelli Maroney!

 
14:30 - 15:15
Filmmaker Writing Session with John Russo

Script writers, hear from one of the greats — NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD co-creator John Russo — on how to craft an epic story for film!

PLEASE NOTE: This writing session is for Silver Scream Fest indie filmmakers and writers ONLY.

 
14:35 - 15:53
THE CREATURE WALKS AMONG US (1956)
 
15:30 - 16:30
Panel: “SFX Makeup with Walter Welsh and Ellimacs”

Hear it straight from the makeup artists’ mouth: Walter Welsh and Ellinor Rosander answer your burning questions!

 
15:45 - 16:49
SHORT FILM BLOCK C
15:55 - 16:25
Q&A with Ricou Browning

If you’ve ever wanted to talk to a Universal monster, now is your chance. Ricou Browning reminisces about filming all three CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON films!

Moderated by Strephon Taylor of Creepy KOFY Movie Time.

Signing in the lobby to follow.

 
16:00 - 16:40
Q&A with Kelli Maroney
 
16:30 - 17:00
Signing with Ricou Browning
 
16:40 - 17:30
MONSTER KIDS: THE IMPACT OF THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT
17:00 - 17:15
Barbara Crampton: Special Lifetime Achievement Award

From RE-ANIMATOR to YOU’RE NEXT, Barbara Crampton has become a staple in the genre film world! Join us as we recogize her with a special celebration.

 
17:00 - 17:45
Filmmaker Directing Session with Bill Lustig

Don’t make a splatter movie without talking to veteran Bill Lustig first!

PLEASE NOTE: This particular session is for Silver Scream independent filmmakers ONLY.

 
17:05 - 18:37
BUTTERFLY KISSES

About the Film

Stay tuned after the movie for a Q&A with writer/director Erik Kristopher Myers!

 
17:20 - 18:20
Panel: “Heroines of Horror”

Featuring Barbara Crampton, Kelli Maroney, and Suzanne Snyder. Moderated by Jackie Kong.

Signing in the lobby to follow.

 
17:50 - 19:26
NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD Criterion Restoration

About the Film

Remember to stay after the showing for a Q&A with co-creator John Russo!

 
17:50 - 19:11
LIVING AMONG US
18:30 - 19:30
Signing with Kelli Maroney, Barbara Crampton, Suzanne Snyder
 
18:30 - 20:00
BLUSH School of Makeup Live Demo

Straight from the prestigious BLUSH school, we welcome Ruby as she shares her SFX expertise.

 
18:40 - 19:10
Q&A with BUTTERFLY KISSES Creator Erik Kristopher Myers
 
19:30 - 20:00
Q&A with John Russo

Ask the co-creator of NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD your burning zombie questions!

Moderated by Strephon Taylor of Creepy KOFY Movie Time.

 
19:40 - 20:46
SHORT FILM BLOCK E
19:45 - 21:32
THE CHILD REMAINS
20:00 - 22:30
VIP Charity Dinner at Flamingo Spa and Resort

Dine alongside our celebrity guests and enjoy entertainment from comedian Phil Johnson. Hosted by the cast of Creature Features.

 
20:00 - 21:30
THE GREEN SLIME (1968)
20:30 - 23:20
SPECIAL EFFECTS MASTER CLASS VOL. 2

Full length instructional videos on how to make your own monsters!

Volume 2 includes: “I’VE BEEN SHOT!”, GUNSHOT WOUND PART 2, PROP CASTING, THE “EYES” HAVE IT, PNEUMATICS 101, and ZOMBIE MAKEUP.

 
21:00 - 23:32
SUPERMAN (1978): 40TH ANNIVERSARY
11:00 - 12:31
BUTTERFLY KISSES

About the Film

Stay tuned after the movie for a Q&A with writer/director Erik Kristopher Myers!

 
11:15 - 12:45
BLOOD DINER (1987)

About the Film

Be sure to stick around after the film for a Q&A with director Jackie Kong!

 
11:30 - 13:16
Creepy KOFY: Last Man on Earth

Join us for an episode of Creepy KOFY Movie Time!

Stick around after the episode for a special Q&A with the cast!

 
12:00 - 12:45
Filmmaker SFX Makeup Session with Walter Welsh

FACE OFF finalist Walter Welsh takes you through the process of making your own movie monster.

PLEASE NOTE: This particular session is for Silver Scream filmmakers, writers, and artists ONLY. Other demos throughout the weekend will be open to the general public.

 
12:00 - 13:27
MANIAC (1980)

About the Film

Stay tuned after the film for a special Q&A with director Bill Lustig!

 
12:35 - 13:05
Q&A with BUTTERFLY KISSES Creator Erik Kristopher Myers
 
12:50 - 13:20
Q&A with Jackie Kong
 
13:00 - 13:45
Panel: “Making a Robust YouTube Channel” with Ellimacs SFX

Makeup sensation Ellinor Rosander has all sorts of tips and tricks on building and maintaining your own YouTube channel!

 
13:20 - 13:50
Q&A with CREEPY KOFY MOVIE TIME Cast
 
13:35 - 14:05
Q&A with Bill Lustig
 
13:40 - 14:40
CREATURE FEATURES

Featuring live skits from the CREATURE FEATURES hosts!

 
13:45 - 14:30
Filmmaker Directing Session with Jackie Kong

How to make and market your cult classic with the awesome Jackie Kong!

PLEASE NOTE: This particular session is for Silver Scream filmmakers ONLY. Jackie’s general Q&A is open to the public.

 
14:10 - 15:15
SHORT FILM BLOCK E
15:30 - 17:00
Awards Ceremony
 
18:00 - 21:00
Filmmaker Wrap Party

If you submitted a film, screenplay, or graphic novel that was accepted by Silver Scream, please join us at Mary’s Pizza Shack for a special wrap party.

 
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FESTIVAL HOURS

Friday, February 16, 5:00 PM - MIDNIGHT
Saturday, February 17, 11:00 AM - MIDNIGHT
Sunday, February 18, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

LOCATION

Roxy Stadium 14
85 Santa Rosa Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Portions of ticket sales will be donated to the Santa Rosa Wildfire Storm Fund.

Our hearts go out to everyone who has been affected by the tragedy.