Monster Fest is back, and in 2014 it’s bigger, bolder and bloodier than ever before! This year’s festival, Monster Fest 2014 – A Feast of Depravity has been split between two iconic venues – Cinema Nova, Carlton and Yah Yah’s Collingwood, where The Monster’s Lair (festival lounge/bar/event/screening space) has been established. The festival will run from November 20th until the 30th.

This year is is the first year of a generous three-year partnership with Screen Australia, which translates to loads of guests both local and international. There’s American horror icon Bill Moseley, Troma Entertainment legend Lloyd Kaufman, The Twisted Twins: Jen & Sylvia Soska, Conor Sweeney and Matthew Kennedy of Astron 6.

Ashley C. Williams, star of The Human Centipede, will also be dropping by, plus Tristan Risk star of American Mary, Nathan Jones hulking star of Charlie’s Farm, Jessica Cameron – the star and director of Truth Or Dare, Matthew A. Brown – director of Julia, and James Cullen-Bressack – director of Pernicious, to name just a few!

This year’s festival will also introduce The Monster Fest Academy of Horror and Mayhem: five days of master-classes, presentations and panels from a mixed bag of genre luminaries. It will be industry insight on the whole process of making genre cinema, from concept right through to market place.

Monster Fest is a totally immersive experience for eleven days and nights, so be prepared to immerse yourself in Monster Fest – A Feast of Depravity!

For more details head to the Monster Fest homepage now… DO. IT. NOW! Or else…