In 2007, the Tabloid Witch Awards went international. We'd received foreign entries in past years -- from Canada, England, Germany, Hungary, and Taiwan -- but they always lost to the more numerous American entries. However, in 2007, four foreign films won Tabloid Witches; two film from Canada, one from a New Zealand/English team, and one from Argentina!
As in 2005, Loscon provided an attractive, hotel ballroom venue, on a Saturday night, scheduled opposite their Masquerade Ball. With fourteen Tabloid Witch Award winning films (plus a "special guest screening" from the Viscera Series), the screening lasted from 8 pm till 3 in the morning, with a break for Q&A.
There'd also been a Q&A at the SMPL. CJ Johnson, Paul Solet, Yfke van Berckelaer, and actress Elizabeth Mouton (representing Dead Noon) were among the library's Q&A participants. John Faust, Nancy Sinclair, and Shawna Baca participated at Loscon. Erasmo Romero III participated in both.(After he learned he'd won, Romero also produced this short news segment about the Tabloid Witch Awards!)
Unfortunately, none of our foreign winners could make it to the U.S. to accept their trophies. But the team behind Death Knows Your Name did send this video "thank you" card from Buenos Aries!
The Tabloid Witch is proud recognize the best in horror talent from around the world!
Check out 2007's Best Comedic Horror Short Film, Skin Deep:
Honorable Mention winner, Night of the Hell Hamsters:
Honorable Mention winner, By Appointment Only:
Honorable Mention winner, Fast Forward:
Gallery of Winners
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