Christopher Lee

Video and Textual Resources for Occult Studies

Suggested resources (video and text) for our “occult investigators” from instructor Mike Wood: ASSIGNED READING Hunt, Leon. “Necromancy in the UK: witchcraft and the occult in British horror.” In British Horror Cinema, edited by Steve Chibnall and Julian Petley, 82-98. London: Routledge, 2002. SUGGESTED DOCUMENTARIES (Click the titles for links to videos.) “A Very British […]


“Necromancy in the UK”: Reading for British Occult Cinema

Check out this page for a downloadable PDF of the contextualizing reading for Michael Wood’s course on British Occult Cinema. [Hunt-Witchcraft.OccultInBritishHorror] Citation: Hunt, Leon. (2002) “Necromancy in the UK: Witchcraft and the Occult in British Horror.” BRITISH HORROR CINEMA. Ed. Steve Chibnall and Julian Petley. London and New York: Routledge. 82-98.


Mondo Realism / Joe D’Amato Class #3: ANTHROPOPHAGUS (1980)

For the third class of “Mondo Realism and the Cinema of Joe D’Amato,” we’ll be screening one of the notorious “video nasties”: ANTHROPOPHAGUS. Join us!


Reading for Joe D’Amato, Class #2

The reading for the second class on Joe D’Amato, “That’s L’Amorte: Joe D’Amato and the Sadean Art of Love” by Xavier Mendik can be downloaded here: D’Amato-Mendik



THE FANTASIA SCHOLARSHIP Some people are deterred from assisting our courses because of the registration fees. This is where the Fantasia International Film Festival has stepped in to help! Fantasia offers a few scholarships per school year (September-May) to would-be participants who are unable to cover the costs of yearly registration. To apply for the Fantasia Scholarship you need to […]