A mini-festival of horror-themed short films, the inaugural Hysteria Fest kicked off on Thursday night at St. Louis' own Arkadin Cinema. Critic Drew Edlestein had a chance to view the festival's offerings, and has picked five highlights that he recommends. The full festival program will be screening again this Saturday night, Oct. 22, at 8 p.m.
Highlights from Hysteria Fest
The Lens: A Cinema St. Louis Podcast - 'The Intern'
In the latest episode of 'The Lens: A Cinema St. Louis Podcast', Josh, Kayla, & Andrew conclude their series on filmmakers Nora Ephron and Nancy Meyers with a deep dive into Meyers' 2015 workplace comedy The Intern:
Kill The Flame: The Burden of Grief in 'Assassin's Creed Origins'
In honor of the game's 5th anniversary, critic Andrew Wyatt looks back at how Assassin's Creed Origins revitalized Ubisoft's long-running stealth-action series with its emotionally mature depiction of parental grief: