22nd Dec2021

Interview: Director Abigail Blackmore talks ‘Tales From the Lodge’

by Phil Wheat

With her horror comedy feature Tales From the Lodge now showing on the UK’s Horror Channel, director Abigail Blackmore recalls the brutal weather conditions, the challenges of casting and the joy of playing at FrightFest. Thanks to Horror Channel, TALES FROM THE LODGE finally gets its UK TV premiere on British TV. Excited or what? […]

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30th Aug2019

Frightfest 2019: ‘Tales From the Lodge’ Review

by Phil Wheat

Stars: Mackenzie Crook, Laura Fraser, Sophie Thompson, Johnny Vegas, Kelly Wenham, Dustin Demri-Burns | Written and Directed by Abigail Blackmore A group of middle-aged friends gather at a remote lodge to honour a friend who recently drowned in a nearby lake. With emotions running high, everyone makes the most of a gloomy situation by celebrating […]

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30th Jul2019

Frightfest 2019 Interview: Abigail Blackmore talks ‘Tales From the Lodge’

by Stuart Wright

In the first of his Frightfest 2019 interviews/podcasts, host Stuart Wright talks Tales From the Lodge with the writer/director Abigail Blackmore. Tales From The Lodge is a fresh take on the portmanteau horror-comedy genre. An isolated lodge somewhere in England. Five old university pals, now nudging 40, gather for a weekend to scatter the ashes […]

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