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September 15, 2020

...or the peculiar The Stylist, directed by Jill Gevargizian, who brings her own experience as a hairdresser to the big screen, based on her multi-award winning short film of the same name.

Demons Invade the Knoxville Horror Film Festival Drive-In Experience

September 14, 2020

Friday night’s triple feature presentation will be rounded out by the Southeastern US Premiere of The Stylist, the debut feature from KHFF alum and collaborator Jill Gevargizian, who will be in attendance for the weekend. Heavy on both psychology and gore, The Stylistfollows a disturbed hairdresser (Najarra Townsend, reprising her role from the award-winning 2016 short) as a gruesome secret life threatens her budding friendship with a client played by After Midnight’s Brea Grant.

Virtual Celebration of Fantastic Fest Announced, Featuring Jill Gevargizian’s THE STYLIST, Brandon Cronenberg’s POSSESSOR, and More!

September 10, 2020

Fantastic Fest will continue to celebrate cinema this fall with a virtual edition that includes the world premiere of Jill Gevargizian's The Stylist(based on her renowned 2016 short film of the same name), the Texas premiere of Brandon Cronenberg's Possessor, an Evil Dead 2 remote escape room, and much more:

Fantastic Fest Returns to Celebrate Itself

September 10, 2020

Fantastic Fest may be taking a year off due to the coronavirus lockdown, but that's just the in-person gathering. The local celebration of oddball, innovative, and international cinema has just announced a week-long streaming extravaganza, all for free, including multiple world premieres, running Sept. 24 to Oct. 1.

Jill Gevargizian’s THE STYLIST to Screen at 53rd Sitges Film Festival

January 01, 2020

In some great news for horror hounds, Jill Gevargizian’s feature-length take on The Stylist will receive its international premiere at this year’s Sitges Film Festival.

Jill Gevargizian’s ‘The Stylist’ Slashing Its Way into Sitges! [First Look]

August 31, 2020

Celebrated at many film festivals over the years was Jill Gevargizian‘s exceptional indie horror “The Stylist”, which featured the wonderful Najarra Townsend (Contracted) as a hairstylist-turned-slasher.

SITGES 2020 Announces Lineup

August 31, 2020

The Stylist, directed by Jill Gevargizian, introduces a very special hairdresser. Many people visit her chair and sometimes, her scissors cut something other than hair, allowing her to take home a unique souvenir to add to her exclusive collection.

Watch Trailer for Etheria's Anthology Horror and Sci-Fi Series

August 12, 2020

The line-up of directors includes Jill Gevargizian, Gigi Saul Guerrero, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer actress Amber Benson while the list of onscreen talent features Elizabeth Debicki, James Hong, and Samantha Bond. The series is produced by Etheria Film Festival founders Heidi Honeycutt and Stacy Pippi Hammon. 

Nightmare Junkhead: THE EVIL DEAD (2013)

August 01, 2020

Greg and Jenius close out their month of remakes as they welcome Adam Roberts and Eric Havens (cowriter of The Stylist) from the Nightmare Hour podcast to talk 2013's The Evil Dead!

"1000 WOMEN IN HORROR" Book Release

July 22, 2020

Blowing a kiss back through time and space from Aaliyah to Jill Rae Zurborg, 1000 Women in Horror, 1895-2018 is a love letter to both the stars and the often-invisible women who have made the genre what it is today. From Classical Hollywood to alt-Nollywood, mumblegore to J-horror, this book offers a tiny global snapshot of the vast number of women who have worked in the creation of dark and spooky movies for well over a century, both behind and in front of the camera, and in films both widely known and comparatively obscure.