In Dreams are Monsters

This winter, we embark on a journey into the monstrous as we celebrate horror on film. Radical and provocative, horror has provided a community for those excluded from the mainstream since the inception of cinema, forcing audiences to confront their darkest thoughts and offering a platform to marginalised voices.

As part of In Dreams are Monsters – a season of horror films in cinemas across the UK – HOME presents a selection of monster movies and special events as a decidedly, demonically alternative Christmas offering. Our line-up features international interpretations of universal horror archetypes – from beastly Hindi-language cinema to a genre-defining Spanish zombie movie – and a pair of eco-horrors which examine the terror of a vengeful mother nature.

Screening as part of In Dreams Are Monsters: A Season of Horror Films, a UK-wide film season supported by the National Lottery and BFI Film Audience Network.

Supported by the Confucius Institute at the University of Manchester.

Previously in this season

Ringu Screening at Chapeltown Picture House + live gaming event

This screening of Ringu at Chapeltown Picture House comes with the opportunity to play a selection of J-horror inspired video games on the big screen…

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The Boxer’s Omen

Kuei Chih-Hung's spectacularly unhinged black magic kung fu-horror classic, is the most notorious film in the back catalogue of Hong Kong studio Shaw Brothers.

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The Boxer’s Omen Introduction

This screening of The Boxer’s Omen will be preceded by an introduction by Andy Willis

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Fusing the zombie genre with the "found footage" format to throw the audience right into the midst of the action, [REC] is a terrifying, relentless…

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An injured forest ranger on a routine mission is saved by two off-the-grid survivalists. What is initially a welcome rescue grows more suspicious as the…

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Gaia Introduction

This screening will be introduced by Ally Davies, Freelance Cinema & Screen Historian, Writer, Curator & Creative Producer.

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Troll 2

Claudio Fragasso’s comedy horror tells the improbable story of the Waits family and their fateful trip to the rural farming community of Nilbog.

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Presented by Venture Arts’ artist Dominic Bennett and ceramicist Caroline Tattersall

Weasels Clay Modelling Workshop

Take inspiration from our eco-horror double header and join Venture Arts’ artist Dominic Bennett and ceramicist Caroline Tattersall to create your own monstrous ceramic weasel…

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Tumbbad combines myth, horror and fantasy to show the terrible consequences of human greed and hubris, felt across decades.

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