Three years have handed since io9 traveled to Austin, Texas for per week of enjoyable, fucked up movies. The occasion is Unbelievable Fest, one of many coolest, most unusual style movie festivals in your complete world—and this 12 months, it’s lastly again in full drive. For a number of days, we’ll be spending hours upon hours in the dead of night, watching principally motion pictures nobody exterior of the competition circuit has ever heard of. Which makes selecting troublesome. What bizarre, wacky motion pictures do you watch?
To assist, we undergo and examine each single film enjoying. A few of them, like Park Chan-wook’s Determination to Go away or Martin McDonagh’s The Banshees of Inisherin, are intriguing however will not be precisely movies we’d cowl on io9. Some, like the wonderful Someplace within the Dust, we’ve alprepared seen. However for the movies which are fantasy, sci-fi, horror, and extra, we simply go by our intestine. Does the premise sound interesing? Is the filmmaker thrilling? And slowly however certainly, an inventory is shaped.
What follows are the highest 21 movies we’re excited to see at Unbelievable Fest. Will we see all of them? Most likely not. Will others rise to the highest? In fact. However both approach, this can be a nice sampling of simply how off the wall the competition can get.