Nitehawk Williamsburg Goes On Blood Bath With Female Driven Horror

Nitehawk Williamsburg Announces Film Programming 

Two categories have been added to the Nitehawk Williamsburg continued spotlight on Horror film programming. Each section is centered on women in Horror in the form of new and classic feature film and film shorts.

The slot titled New Horror features Level 16, a Science Fiction vision directed and written by Danishka Esterhazy. A 12:10 a.m. EST viewing is scheduled for Saturday, March 2nd, 2019. Starfish, the Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi film directed and written by A.T. White screens on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. EST and includes a Q and A with A.T. White. Addition screening is Friday, March 15th, 2019 and Saturday, March 16th, 2019 both at the midnight hour.

Midnight Movies At A Reasonable Hour is has a clever description of Horror screenings for senior citizens. These presentations can now complement the many NYC benefits for the elderly. Aged Horror connoisseurs can use the mass transit discount, have an early afternoon dinner and complete the day with Blood Bath. This 1966 Horror classic will screen on Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 at 9:45 p.m. EST.

DecayMag Nitehawk Williamsburg Level 16
Level 16. People: Katie Douglas, Alexis Whelan, Amalia Williamson © Markham Street Films

New Horror

We are in the midst of a horror film resurgence. These films tackle class, gender identity, and race in a way that shows us both where we are and how far we have left to go.

Level 16 Film Details

Director: Danishka Esterhazy

Writer: Danishka Esterhazy

Release Date: 1 March 2019 (Canada)

Release Format: Cinemas

MPAA Rating: N/A

Genre: Sci-Fi

Running Time: 1h 42min


Sixteen-year-old Vivien is trapped in The Vestalis Academy, a prison-like boarding school, keeping to herself and sticking her neck out for no one. Until she has reunited with Sophia — the former friend who betrayed her. Together the girls embark on a dangerous search to uncover the horrifying truth behind their imprisonment. Soon running for their lives, the girls must save themselves or die trying.

Starfish Film Details DecayMag Nitehawk Williamsburg Starfish

Director: A.T. White (as Al White)

Writer: A.T. White (as Al White)

Release: 21 September 2018 (USA)

Release Format: Cinemas

MPAA Rating: N/A

Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

Running Time: 1h 2min


A unique, intimate and honest portrayal of a girl grieving for the loss of her best friend. That just happens to take place on the day the world ends as we know it.

Midnight Movies At A Reasonable Hour

In partnership with Shudder’s Sam Zimmerman, Nitehawk Prospect Park continues with its new monthly horror series. Nitehawk loves horror films and midnite movies, all the guts and screaming and weirdness is our jam. The older we get in this city that never sleeps, the more we realize that we need sleep!

Blood Bath Film Details DecayMag Nitehawk Williamsburg Blood Bath

Director(s): Jack HillStephanie Rothman

Writer(s): Jack Hill, Stephanie Rothman

Release: 2 March 1966 (USA)

MPAA Rating: N/A

Genre: Horror

Running Time: 62 mins


A crazed artist who believes himself to be the reincarnation of a murderous vampire kills young women, then boils their bodies in a vat.


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