The Horror Honeys: Honey Buzz ~ Fantastic Fest Awards Announced!

Honey Buzz ~ Fantastic Fest Awards Announced!

While the Honeys weren't able to get to Fantastic Fest this year (sobby sob), we've been greedily eating up all the news and reviews coming out of this amazing festival and making devious plans for next year. There is still a tiny bit of action still happening at Fantastic Fest, but the awards have been given out and an indie horror that the entire Honey crew is slavering over nabbed some top awards!



HORROR FEATURES
Best Picture: THE BABADOOK (directed Jennifer Kent)
Best Screenplay: Jennifer Kent (THE BABADOOK)
Best Director: Martín De Salvo (DARKNESS BY DAY) 
Best Actor: Noah Wiseman (THE BABADOOK)  
Best Actress: Essie Davis (THE BABADOOK)

GUTBUSTER COMEDY FEATURES
Best Picture: DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS DEAD  (director by Tommy Wirkola)
Best Screenplay: Vegar Hoel, Stig Frode Henriksen and Tommy Wirkola (DEAD SNOW 2: RED VS DEAD)

SHORT FUSE: HORROR SHORTS
Winner: THE STOMACH directed by Ben Steiner
Runner-up: INVADERS directed by Jason Kupfer

(Source: Indiewire)