Bleedfest is a monthly genre film festival that takes place in Los Angeles the festival spotlights female filmmakers. Coming up on June 5th the festival will be hosting the west coast premier of I AM NANCY, produced and starring Heather Langenkamp (Nightmare On Elm Street) and directed by Ariene Marechal. The documentary features footage of Heather’s involvement in five different horror conventions interacting with NOES fans. The documentary also features interviews with fans, Wes Crave, and Freddy himself Robert Englund. Fans will have the opportunity purchase limited edition DVDs of I AM NANCY signed by both Heather and Arlene.
In addition, this June’s Bleedfest will feature writer/actor/director Lucky Mckee who will be receiving the Inanna Partnership Award for his portrayals of female characters. Lucky will also be answering questions about his brand new feature film The Women coming to theatres this fall.
Comedian Candice Rankin will be making a return to Bleedfest for the second part of the sneak peak of her one women show called Under The Hood before the premier of the full show at the Electric Lodge in Venice on August 11th.
On top of all the appearances there will also be as showing of 10 genre shorts all by female directors.
For those interested in attending Bleedfest on June 5th tickets will be sold at the door for $10 and advance tickets can be purchased though BleedFest’s IndieGoGo Fundraising campaign at BleedFest IndieGoGo or via Goldstar.
A complete schedule of events to be featured at Junes BleedFest can be found at Here