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Film Review: Time for a Fun Weekend in ‘Murder in the Woods’

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A fun birthday weekend with your friends at an old house that happens to be in the middle of nowhere in the woods… what could go wrong? You guessed it, pretty much all of it. Murder in the Woods reminded me why I love slasher films. The perfectly timed music that sets the theme, a group of people out in …

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Murder In The Woods Takes Cues From Classics But Adds Uniqueness

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Murder In The Woods feels like a classic horror film, but also brings some uniqueness to the horror genre. A whole lot of fun! If you know me, you know I love horror movies. They don’t even have to be good movies. In fact, some of my favorite films are B rated. Murder In The Woods pleasantly surprised me, though. …

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‘Murder in the Woods’ lleva el ‘slasher’ a terrenos completamente latinos

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By SERGIO BURSTEINWRITER AGOSTO 14, 20204:02 PM Luego de concluir la ‘prepa’, Luis Iga, originario de Saltillo, Coahuila, se mudó a los Estados Unidos y trabajó esforzadamente en varias ciudades de este país (entre ellas Nueva York, Nueva Orleans y Miami) hasta lograr conseguir su ‘green card’ e inscribirse en la USC con el fin de llevar estudios cinematográficos que …

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Latino Art Beat Supports Latino Filmmakers – Murder in the Woods

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Latino Art Beat President Don Rossi Nuccio attended the 34th Annual Chicago Latino Film Festival recently where filmmaker and former Chicagoan, Yelyna De Leon writer, along with Luis Iga, director and producer premiered their first feature length slasher film, “Murder in the Woods” starring Danny Trejo. In an effort to celebrate Latinos in Film, Rossi Nuccio arranged for a presentation …

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Latino Art Beat Apoya a los Cineastas Latinos – Murder in the Woods

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El Presidente de Latino Art Beat, Don Russi Nuccio, asistió al 34 Festival de Cine Latino de Chicago No. 34, donde la cineasta y antigua residente de Chicago, Yelyna De Leon, escritora, junto con Luis Iga, director y productor, estrenaron su primera película de larga duración, “Murder in the Woods”, con Danny Trejo como protagonista. En un esfuerzo por celebrar …

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From Danny Trejo to Ricardo Darín: 12 Must-See Movies at the Chicago Latino Film Festival

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Written by Manuel Betancourt The poster for the upcoming 34th edition of the Chicago Latino Film Festival speaks volumes. Designed by Jorge Pomareda, the graphic shows a wall (presumably at the US-Mexico border) having been cracked open by a road paved with film. “I used the visual metaphor of a filmstrip breaking through these natural and man-made barriers in order to connect cultures,” …

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“Murder in the Woods” with Danny Trejo Will Have Its Colorado Festival Premiere at the 20th Annual Xicanindie Film Fest in Denver

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Denver will get to witness how Luis Iga’s LatinX award-winning horror / slasher is already becoming a cult classic and breaking the diversity barriers in Hollywood with an All-Latino cast in non-stereotypical roles. Denver, CO, March 20, 2018 –(PR.com)– Luis Iga’s “Murder in the Woods” has played to packed houses in Los Angeles, New York and Portland. Now Colorado can …