Stop-Mo Expo This Saturday in Burbank, Calif.

ASIFA-Hollywood is hosting the Stop-Mo Expo at Woodbury University in Burbank, Calif., this Saturday, April 21, 2007. This event celebrates the art of stop motion, the technique of animating the inanimate. Although, with the advent of CGI effects, stop-motion seems like a dying art, it does have its charm. I’ll always love the movies I […]

Finding Genre Travel Destinations

After last weeks’ posts, are you still having trouble coming up with someplace to photograph to enter The 1st Annual Genre Traveler Photo Contest? Here are some useful websites for finding out about various destinations that might appeal to science fiction, fantasy and horror fans. The most robust resources I found on the web cater […]

Cons Coming in the Second Half of April

Until I can get the searchable database developed and running, I’m stuck with listing cons in each issue and, if I miss some, here in the blog. Here is a list of ones coming up in the second half of next month. April 17: LoreCon 3Burlington, Vt.Guests include: Steve KensonFocus: Gamingwww.lorecon.com April 19 – 22: […]

Cons Coming in the First Half of April

Until I can get the searchable database developed and running, I’m stuck with listing cons in each issue and, if I miss some, here in the blog. Here is a list of ones coming up during the first half of next month. April 5-8: Norwescon 30Seatac, WashingtonGuests include: Kim Stanley Robinson.Focus: SFwww.norwescon.org April 5 – […]

Profiles in History’s 27th Auction Includes Genre Memorabilia

This Just In Profiles in History, the U.S.’ leading dealer in guaranteed-authentic original historical autographs, letters, documents, vintage signed photographs and manuscripts, will hold an auction of rare Hollywood memorabilia on Thursday, April 5, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. (PT). Items of interest to genre fans include: Christopher Reeve’s costume from the first Superman movie One […]

Photo Contest Judge To Be at Fangoria’s Weekend of Horrors

John Pelico, one of the judges for The 1st Annual Genre Traveler Photo Contest, is the creator of KillerPumpkins.com. Recently, they announced that their next scheduled event will be Fangoria’s Weekend of Horrors. Organized by Creation Entertainment, Fangoria’s Weekend of Horrors will be held at the Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel, 2500 Hollywood Way, Burbank CA […]

Tarantino Grindhouse Festival Announced

To help promote the “double feature” movie, Grindhouse, opening in theatres on April 6, the New Beverly Cinema in Los Angeles is hosting a movie festival today through April 30. According to If Magazine, the “event will be a showcase for the risqué films exploiting sex, violence and extreme subject matter from the 1970s that […]