Art Horror and the Horrific Avant-Garde

List title inspired by Joan Hawkins' book Cutting Edge: Art-Horror and the Horrific Avant-Garde (but does not correspond to her works cited and mostly includes films not mentioned in the text)

horror by way of abstract, experimental, art cinema which isn't entirely reliant on narrative - not "elevated" horror or A24 stuff, etc

style as substance

  • Absurd Encounter with Fear
  • Adoration
  • Adrenaline
  • Afraid of the Dark
  • The Alchemist Cookbook
  • Alicia
  • All the Colors of the Dark
  • All the Gods in the Sky
  • Amer
  • Anti-Clock
  • Antibirth
  • Apaches
  • The Argument
  • Ascension of the Demonoids
  • Ashes of Doom
  • At Land
  • At the Meeting with Joyous Death
  • Atman
  • Baby Blood
  • Bacchanale
  • The Beast
  • Beasts
  • The Beautiful Prisoner
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • The Bedroom
  • Begotten
  • Belladonna of Sadness
  • Beneath the Skin
  • Bewitching Eyes
  • Beyond Dream's Door
  • Black Cat Mansion
  • Black Circle
  • Black Moon
  • The Black Tower
  • The Blazing World
  • Blindness in Fate
  • Blood Brothers
  • Blow Job
  • The Blue Hour
  • The Blue Villa
  • Boo
  • Born of Fire
  • Born of the Wind
  • The Boxer's Omen
  • Brain Dead
  • Bug
  • The Burning Hell
  • Caniba
  • Captain Clegg
  • The Cat with Hands
  • The Cat
  • The Cell
  • City of Pirates
  • Clash
  • Closet Case
  • The Cobweb Hotel
  • Copycat
  • Corruption
  • The Cremator
  • The Crescent
  • Cuadecuc, Vampir
  • Cyan Eye
  • Danse macabre
  • Dante's Inferno
  • Darkened Room
  • Daughters of Darkness
  • Daughters of Fire
  • Dawn of an Evil Millennium
  • Day-Dream
  • Dead Birds
  • Deafula
  • Death Bed: The Bed That Eats
  • The Death King
  • Death Laid an Egg
  • Death Powder
  • Decoder
  • Delicacies of Molten Horror Synapse
  • Dellamorte Dellamorte Dellamore
  • Dementia
  • Demon Queen
  • The Demon
  • Demons
  • Demons of the Mind
  • Destiny
  • Deviation
  • The Devil Ant
  • Devil Story
  • The Devil
  • Doctor Faustus
  • Doctor of Doom
  • Dog's Dialogue
  • Don't - Der Österreichfilm
  • Dr. Caligari
  • Dracula: Pages from a Virgin's Diary
  • Dream Work
  • The Dumb Waiter
  • Eaten Horizons
  • Ecstatic Stigmatic
  • Electric Flesh
  • End of the Wicked